An 49-year-old Akron man who was a passenger in a car involved in traffic crash Tuesday has died from his injuries.
Dwayne Hammond of Snyder Road in Akron died at Summa Akron City Hospital shortly after 11 a.m. Wednesday.
Hammond was a passenger in a vehicle traveling south on Brittain Road that jumped a curb and struck a utility pole near Alphada Avenue, said Gary Guenther, spokesman for the Summit County Medical Examiner’s Office.
Akron police and the Medical Examiner’s Office are investigating the crash.
An autopsy is scheduled for today.