UNION CITY -- A man was killed after crashing into a light pole Tuesday morning in Union City, police said Wednesday.
Anthony James Chavez, 45, of Manteca and Union City, was driving his 2000 Jeep Cherokee east on Horner Street, near Varni Place, when he lost control of his car at about 11:05 a.m., according to police.
The Cherokee then collided into a light pole and chain-link fence, police said. Chavez was pronounced dead at the scene.
He was the only person in the car. No one else was injured in the crash, police said.
The crash remains under investigation.
Anyone with information is asked to call Union City police at (510) 675-5292.
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