A Florida man died after a crash on the exit ramp of I-85 early Sunday morning.
Lamont Tajh Johnon, 27, of Orlando, Florida, died after being taken to Atrium Health NorthEast, according a press release from Concord Police Capt. T.J. McGhee.
Concord officers were called to the scene at 3:36 a.m. where Johnon’s 2014 Nissan Altima had crashed. Johnon apparently lost control on the I-85 South exit ramp to Davidson Highway/N.C. 73 and struck a concrete median and then the car rolled over, McGhee said.
The passenger in the vehicle, Chad Galvan, 28, of South Daytona, Florida, is being treated at Atrium Health Northeast for injuries sustained during the crash. Galvan is expected to make a full recovery, McGhee said.
Concord Police Department Public Safety Unit investigators determined speed contributed to this crash, however, alcohol/drug involvement is not suspected. The investigation in on-going.