EAST HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A young driver has died after striking a utility pole in East Haven early Saturday morning, authorities report. 

Police determined that at 1:33 a.m. Saturday morning a vehicle was heading west on Foxon Road in the Circle Drive area. The vehicle crossed lanes and drove into a utility pole on the south side of Foxon Road.  

The driver, 20-year-old Nathan Santos, of Madison, received medical attention on the scene, according to police, but had to be transported to Yale New Haven Hospital. He was later pronounced deceased. 
Anyone who witnessed this event or has any relevant information is asked to contact Det. Jon Trinh at jtrinh@easthavenpolice.com.