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23-year-old killed in crash on I-480

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Posted at 8:08 PM, May 13, 2017
and last updated 2017-05-13 21:08:33-04

Police identify the driver killed in a crash.

The victim is 23-year-old Chaneel Walton.

Investigators say speed caused Walton to lose control of northbound car on I-480, near the on-ramp of Highway 75, around 9 p.m.Friday night.

The car went off the road and hit the concrete base for an overhead sign.

Medics took the driver to CHI Creighton, where Walton died a short time later.

The crash forced crews to shutdown the Highway 75 on-ramp for more than three hours.