CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - One person died in a single-car crash just after 11:00 p.m. Friday.
The crash happened in the 7500 block of Mt. Holly-Huntersville Road.
Police say a red four-door Mazda ran off the road and struck two trees.
The driver, 58-year-old Michael Robert Kneepkens, died at the scene.
According to police, speed and alcohol appear to be factors in this crash and the driver was not wearing a seat belt.
CMPD, Charlotte Fire and Medic responded to the scene.
Any witnesses are asked to call Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600 or Detective Steve Williams at 704-432-2169.