Charlotte-Mecklenburg police are working to determine what caused the crash that killed a 22-year-old man Sunday evening on Providence Road in southeast Charlotte.
Adrian Francisco Sanchez died when the 2003 Acura he was driving went off outbound Providence Road and skidded into a power pole about a quarter-mile southeast of Sharon Amity Road.
The car hit the pole on the drivers side, and police say Sanchez died at the scene. Investigators think alcohol was not a factor, and they say they are trying to determine if Sanchez was driving within the speed limit, which is 45 mph on that portion of the road.
Heavy rain had fallen a few hours earlier, but rain was not falling at the time of the wreck.
The crash knocked out power to a few hundred customers in the area Sunday evening.
Police ask that anyone with information about the crash contact detectives at 704-336-8862.
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