Car hits pole, tree in Akron fatal crash

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AKRON, Ohio-- A single-car crash in Akron took the life of a Portage County man Monday morning.

The vehicle was turning onto Ada Street from Lovers Lane at about 4 a.m. Akron police said during the turn, the car hit the curb, a utility pole and a tree.

The car came to a rest on its roof.

The driver, 36-year-old James Stetka, was taken to Summa Akron City Hospital, but died en route.

The crash is still under investigation.