Man dies after Friday morning crash on North Germantown Road in Chattanooga

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A man died after a Friday morning crash in the 600 block of North Germantown Road, according to a news release from the Chattanooga Police Department.

The 39-year-old was driving a Lexus R33 on Germantown near the intersection with Menlo Street around 11:25 a.m. when he failed to make the curve. The vehicle went off the roadway and struck a utility pole and trees, the release states.

The driver was taken to a local hospital, where he was pronounced dead, the release states.

Anyone with information about the incident is encouraged to call 423-698-2525 or submit a tip via the CPD Mobile App. Tipsters can remain anonymous.

- Compiled by Kim Sebring