By Steve Beck, Al Novack
PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A driver was killed in a single-car crash on the Roosevelt Boulevard in Northeast Philadelphia early Monday morning.
The deadly crash happened at about 5 a.m. in the northbound lanes of the Boulevard just north of Southampton Road.
According to investigators, the 39-year-old driver lost control of his car and slammed into a tree. The unidentified victim was pronounced dead at the scene.
The cause of the deadly crash remains under investigation, but police indicated speed may have been a factor.
No other cars were involved.