A driver died following an accident in Lakewood this evening, officials confirmed to TLS.
The accident happened shortly after 7:00 PM at the intersection of County Line Road and Poplar Street.
According to preliminary information we received, the driver reportedly crashed through a fence and then struck another vehicle.
Upon arrival, emergency personnel found the driver unresponsive, and CPR was initiated. He was hospitalized, and pronounced dead a short time later.
Official tells TLS it appears the driver suffered either a medical episode prior to the accident. He was approximately 60 years old.
The Lakewood police department’s traffic safety division is investigating.