CMPD investigate fatal accident in west Charlotte

CMPD responded to a fatal accident at the 6700 block of Wilkinson Boulevard Monday.

Officers responded to the scene after 7:30 p.m.

Dennis Damaschke was taken to CMC Main where he was later pronounced dead, according to police.

Witnesses told police they saw Damaschke's vehicle drift across the center line into oncoming traffic and hit a utility pole. Officers say alcohol and speed does not seem to be a factor in this crash.

Any person who witnessed the crash or has information about the case is asked to call Detective Steve Williams at 704-336-8862 or Crime Stoppers at 704-334-1600.