Speed cited as a factor in fatal car crash

A 21-year-old Billerica man died early Saturday morning when his car crashed in Bedford, according to police.

Bedford police and fire departments responded to 97 Page Rd. at 3:20 a.m. for a single-car-crash, police said in a statement. The man appeared to be speeding at the time of the accident, the statement said.

Bedford police and the Middlesex County District Attorney’s office are investigating what, if any, other factors contributed to the accident, the statement said.

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The man’s identity was not released due to pending notification of his next of kin.