1 dead in Anthony Henday crash: police

A 20-year-old man thrown from a vehicle in a crash on Anthony Henday Drive early Monday morning died at the scene, officials say.

According to police, the black Acura TL sedan rolled near the Anthony Henday off ramp and 100 Avenue just before 1:30 a.m.

The driver was the only person in the vehicle. No other vehicles were involved.

Police said speed was believed to be a factor.

The EPS major collision unit is investigating the crash.

Access to northbound Anthony Henday Drive from Highway 16A was closed for a period of time.