A 49-year-old Akron man has died following a car crash late Tuesday night.
The Summit County Medical Examiner's Office reports Dwayne Hammond was a passenger in a vehicle that was traveling on Brittain Road near Alphada Avenue around 10:40 p.m.
The vehicle went off the right side of the road, jumped a curb and struck a utility pole.
Hammond was taken to Akron City Hospital where he later died from his injuries Wednesday morning.
An autopsy is scheduled for today.
The Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office and the Akron Police Department are investigating the incident.