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.