UPDATE: The Hamilton County Sheriff's Office has identified the elderly man killed in a single-vehicle crash in Sale Creek Thursday afternoon. 

HCSO deputies were called to the intersection of Dayton Pike and Rock Creek Road around 1:00 pm.

According to an HCSO spokesperson, preliminary information indicates the vehicle was traveling northbound on Dayton Pike when it ran off the road and struck a bridge abutment.

The vehicle then caught fire. 

The driver, identified as 84-year-old David Sizemore, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation.