Victim of fatal KC crash indentified

The man killed in an early morning car crash in Kansas City has been identified.

Police say Dennis Menacho, 30, of Kansas City, died after his vehicle left the roadway at 19th Terrace and Topping Avenue and struck a tree. The crash occurred just after 6:30 this morning.

Menacho's passenger, who has not been identified, is still hospitalized with critical injuries, according to police dispatch.

Police are investigating the crash and whether speed was involved.