SHAWNEE, Kan. - A man on his way home from work died in an early morning traffic crash.
Shawnee Police identified the victim as Damian Cody Hall, 21, of Shawnee.
The crash occurred about 2:20 Tuesday morning in front of Mize Elementary School in the 7300 block of Mize Road, according to a news release from the Shawnee Police Department.
Hall lost control of his pickup truck as he drove north on Mize Road.
His truck slammed into a pole and a tree, according to the news release.
Police said he was not wearing a seat belt.
Investigators are trying to determine if speed was a factor.