A man was killed early Tuesday morning when his car hit a pole on West Maxwell Street in Lexington.
Lazeric Deshaun Givens, 43, was pronounced dead about 3 a.m. at University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital, according to a news release from the Fayette County coroner's office.
Fire and police officials were called to West Maxwell and High streets, where a man was trapped in his vehicle.
Firefighters got Givens out. He was unconscious and unresponsive when he was taken to the hospital, fire department Maj. Lee Hayden said.
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Police officials reconstructed the accident, Lt. Kevin Metcalf said. It was not yet clear whether speed or alcohol were factors.
The coroner's office did not release the victim's hometown.