Man killed in Oakley car crash (updated) |

Man killed in Oakley car crash (updated)

Driver ejected in single-vehicle incident

A man died in a single-vehicle car crash early Sunday morning in Oakley, according to the Utah Highway Patrol.

Authorities on Monday identified the man as Peter E. Schrumpf, of Oakley. He was 58.

The crash occurred at approximately 1:20 a.m. at the intersection of S.R. 32 and New Lane. A news release indicated Schrumpf was driving a Subaru Legacy, which left the road and struck an embankment before becoming airborne and hitting a power pole.

Schrumpf, who was the only person in the Legacy, was ejected from the vehicle. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Authorities are investigating whether alcohol was a factor in the crash.

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