According to Lansing Police, the accident happened on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near Lapeer Road. The driver of the vehicle has been identified as 30-year-old Pedro Noa Riverol of Miami, Florida. Riverol died as a result of the injuries he sustained in the accident.
Police say that Riverol was heading north on MLK Boulevard when he somehow lost control of the vehicle and hit a utility pole. Riverol was the only person in the vehicle at the time of the accident, and a portion of MLK Boulevard was closed off for a few hours so emergency crews and investigators could work the area around the accident.
At this time, the accident remains under investigation.