A 40-year-old man died in a single-vehicle crash Saturday morning after his pickup crashed into a concrete power pole and metal fence off Winchester Boulevard in Englewood.
Englewood Area Fire Control District officials responded to the crash around 10:35 a.m. to assist the man, but he died on the scene.
According to Florida Highway Patrol, the man was driving south on Winchester Boulevard when he lost control of the pickup south of Cougar Way, drove onto the west shoulder and crashed into a metal fence and pole. The man, whose name was not released, was wearing a seat belt. No one else was in the pickup.
Troopers are still investigating the crash.