FD: Driver dead after crashing into pole

Posted at 5:32 PM, Oct 04, 2015
and last updated 2015-10-04 20:32:49-04

Police are investigating after a deadly single-vehicle crash in Phoenix Sunday morning.

Police say officers responded to the area of 7th Avenue and Black Canyon Freeway in response to a suspected intoxicated driver that matched a report earlier in the morning.

According to Phoenix fire officials, the vehicle was found crashed into an electrical pole near 8th Street and Broadway Road before 8 a.m.

Fire officials say the 21-year-old driver who was alone in the vehicle was pronounced dead at the scene.

No further information was immediately available.