Fatal crash on Lake Shore Drive

CHICAGO — A man was killed in a car crash on the North Side early this morning.

It happened at about 4:00 a.m.

The man was driving a 2002 Hyundai northbound on the 2800 block of Lake Shore Drive when he lost control and hit a tree.

Police say he was the only person in the car.  He died at the scene.

Police believe alcohol may have played a role in the crash.