Eden, NC -- Police in Eden are investigating a crash that killed the driver of a pickup truck.
Officers were called around 4:37 pm Sunday to South Bridge St. near Highland Dr. in reference an accident involving one vehicle. Investigators found a Ford pickup truck facing south off the roadway.
Their investigation revealed that the driver was speeding along Bridge St. when he collided with the guard rail, a street sign and a tree. The truck was found resting against the tree.
The driver, 48 year old Douglas McArthur Oliver was found dead outside of the truck. Police said he had been ejected from the vehicle during the crash.
Investigators are asking anyone with additional information about the accident to call: 336-623-9755.
Source: Eden Police Department