COLUMBUS (WCMH) — One person is dead after a car crash in north Columbus Tuesday evening.

Police have identified the victim as 26-year old Christian Slattery of Columbus. They say Slattery’s 2013 Honda Civic was traveling eastbound on E. Hudson St. at Cleveland Avenue when it left the roadway and hit a wooden utility pole. The crash happened around 6:12 p.m. Tuesday evening, according to police.

Slattery was transported to Grant Hospital where he was pronounced dead.

Police continue to investigate the cause of the crash.