One dead in Indianapolis south side crash

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Indianapolis Metro Police are investigating a deadly crash on the Indianapolis south side.

It happened at Shelbyville Road and Emerson Avenue just before 9:00 pm Sunday.

Investigators say the driver hit a tree and suffered traumatic injuries.

A witness heard the car speeding and watched the crash.

"Once I made it to the front door, I saw the car go airborne and flipped in the air. It looked like a movie," said Judith Wadleigh.

Police believe speed was a factor in the crash.