Police: Driver dies after crashing into utility pole in south Charlotte

One person is dead after a crash overnight in south Charlotte.

32-year-old Jon Guthrie died when he crashed his car into a utility pole at South Tryon Street and Remount Road just after midnight Wednesday.

Guthrie was not wearing a seat belt and speed does appear to have played a role in the crash, according to police.

Police said it is unknown if alcohol is related in the crash.