CHARLOTTE, NC (WBTV) - A man was found dead in a vehicle after crashing into a tree in northwest Charlotte Wednesday night.
Charlotte-Mecklenburg police say they were called to a suspicious vehicle in a parking lot in the 3000 block of Rozzelles Ferry Road around 11:51 p.m. Officers arrived to find a 2007 Chevrolet Colorado with an unresponsive man in the driver's seat.
Police believe the driver, identified as 65-year-old David Allen Jackson, hit a tree and then a fence. Medic pronounced Jackson dead on scene.
Police say speed and alcohol do not appear to be factors in the crash, and it appears Jackson may have suffered a medical incident. Jackson was not wearing a seat belt when he was found.
The crash remains under investigation.
Anyone with additional information is asked to call detectives at 704-432-2169.