Man dead after crashing truck into pole

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By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland
By Catherine Holland By Catherine Holland

PHOENIX -- Police believe a medical issue might be to blame for a fatal crash early Thursday morning.

It happened at about 1:30 a.m. at Central Avenue and Indian School Road.

According to police, an elderly man drove his pickup truck into a pole.

The unidentified man was taken to a local hospital where doctors pronounced him dead.

Investigators do not believe speed or impairment were factors in the crash.