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Driver slams into light pole, dies in Summerlin

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Las Vegas Metro police said a driver heading southbound at Town Center Drive lost control and slammed into a light pole. (Eric Youngman/FOX5) Las Vegas Metro police said a driver heading southbound at Town Center Drive lost control and slammed into a light pole. (Eric Youngman/FOX5)
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Town Center Drive in Summerlin was blocked Tuesday morning after a driver slammed into a light pole and died.

According to Las Vegas Metro police, the single-vehicle wreck happened on southbound Town Center near Havenwood Lane at about 5 a.m.

Police said the driver lost control, drifted, hit the center median and then hit a light pole. The driver, who was the only occupant of the vehicle died at the scene, police said.

FOX5 traffic anchor Chris Brown advised motorists to take the 215 Beltway or Hualapai Way as an alternate north and southbound route around the wreck.

Investigators were expected to be on scene no later than about 9 a.m., according to police.

Stay tuned to FOX5 for the latest on this developing story.

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