PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — Pittsburgh police, fire, and paramedics responded to the scene of a fatal single vehicle accident early Sunday morning.
The accident took place in the 1600 block of West Carson Street.READ MORE: Friends Salt, Shovel Ramp To Hot Metal Bridge To Help Woman In Wheelchair
Police say that when responders arrived, a vehicle had struck a pole with the driver inside.
Firefighters put out the fire and removed the male victim.READ MORE: Sidney Crosby, Evgeni Malkin Lift Streaking Penguins Over Senators
Paramedics pronounced the driver dead at the scene.
There were no passengers and no other vehicles were involved in the collision.MORE NEWS: How To Protect People, Pets And Pipes During A Deep Freeze
Police say that the Collision Investigation Unit will be investigating.