Fatal crash on Highway 138

(Newswatch Group/File)

MOOSE CREEK – A North Stormont man has died after a single vehicle crash on Highway 138, north of Cornwall.

SD&G O.P.P. Const. Joel Doiron tells Cornwall Newswatch a passenger vehicle was involved in the crash around 7:45 a.m. Friday.

The 30-year-old man died after the northbound Jeep he was driving left the road and struck a hydro pole on the west side of the highway.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The man’s identity is not being released until family are notified.

A section of Highway 138 from County Road 43 to McNeil Road was closed to traffic for a police investigation but has since reopened.