Windsor Heights police say Thursday’s storm is likely what caused a fatal crash.
It happened just after 10:00 p.m. at the intersection of 66th Street and Mott Avenue. When officers arrived they found a car that had crashed into a utility pole.
The driver, who was the only person in the car, had to be extricated. Paramedics pronounced the driver dead at the scene.
The accident remains under investigation.
The identity of the person who died is not being released at this time.