By WRCB Staff

CHATTANOOGA (WRCB) -- Police are investigating what lead one car to hit a utility pole, sending the driver to the hospital.

The accident happened at 1000 Old Dallas Road about 9 PM Wednesday.

The driver, 61 year old Don Lindsay, was taken to Erlanger where he died from his injuries. 

A passerby called 911 to report the accident.

The driver was not wearing a seat belt.