Man dies after crashing into west Phoenix pole

Posted at 8:19 PM, Dec 30, 2016
and last updated 2016-12-31 10:31:30-05

Police are investigating after a driver was killed when he hit a traffic pole near 35th and Maryland avenues. 

According to the Phoenix Police Department, around 6 p.m. officers were called out to the single car crash in the area. The man, who was traveling alone, was found unresponsive and was taken to a hospital. 

Police believe the driver suffered a medical issue that could have played a factor in the crash. 

No other information is currently available.