Driver killed in Westwood crash

Driver killed in Westwood crash
One person is dead in a crash that demolished this vehicle in the 2500 block of Montana Avenue in Westwood early Friday, Cincinnati police said.

WESTWOOD, OH (FOX19) - A man is dead following a speed-related crash that shut down Montana Avenue in Westwood early Friday, Cincinnati police said.

Officers were called to the scene of the crash at 12:40 a.m. The sole occupant of the vehicle, the driver, was pronounced dead on site, according to police.

A car slammed into a pole and split in half, sending utility wires crashing down, they said.

Duke Energy was called in to make repairs.

Speed is believed to be a factor in the crash, which remains under investigation, police said.

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