One person is dead following a single-car accident in Cleveland, Saturday night.

According to Cleveland Police, the victim was traveling northbound on Martin Luther King Drive around 8 p.m., before going off the roadway and hitting a tree. The victim later died at University Hospitals.

Authorities say the victim was speeding.

Following the accident, northbound lanes at Martin Luther King Drive and Fairhill Road were briefly closed.

The incident remains under investigation.