Man killed in late-night traffic crash

POSTED: 05:44 AM MDT Mar 13, 2013    UPDATED: 05:59 AM MDT Mar 13, 2013 
COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. -

Colorado Springs police said one person was killed in a late night car crash on Charlotte Parkway.

Police responded to the call about a crash shortly after 10:30 Tuesday night.

Police tell us a car hit a tree in the median between the north and southbound lanes.

He was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police say speed was a factor but drugs and alcohol are not factors in the crash.