A 25-year-old man died from injuries he sustained when he crashed into a power pole early Tuesday morning. 

Guam Fire Department spokesman Kevin Reilly said medics responded to Route 1 and Wusstig Road in Yigo just after midnight and transported the man to Guam Regional Medical City.  

Guam Police Department spokesman Sgt. Paul Tapao confirmed the man was pronounce dead upon arrival.

Police believe the man was driving a Toyota Highlander east on Marine Corps Drive when he ran off the roadway and crashed into the concrete pole. 

The road was blocked off for several hours as Highway Patrol officers investigated to determine the cause of the crash.

The man's identity has not yet been released. 

His death marks the 16th traffic related fatality this year to date.  

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