Man dies following crash in Elizabeth City

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ELIZABETH CITY, N.C. (WAVY) — A man died from injuries from a single-vehicle accident that happened Friday night.

At 8:07 p.m., officers responded to the crash in the 800 block of W. Ehringhaus Street. An investigation revealed that a 2009 Isuzu Panel truck was driving erratically. The truck crossed the center line leaving the roadway. The truck then hit a power pole and large business sign.

The driver, 34-year-old Jeffery Allen Hughes, was taken by helicopter to Sentara Norfolk General Hospital where he died from his injuries.

The exact cause of the crash is still under investigation.