SIOUX CITY (KTIV) -- The victim of a fatal car accident on South Lewis Blvd. has been identified.
Sioux City police say 26-year-old Patrick Patterson of Sioux City died in the Monday morning crash.
According to the SCPD on December 2 at about 8 a.m. officers responded to a single-car accident in the 2400 block of S. Lewis Blvd.
When officers arrived on the scene, they found that Patterson was the sole occupant of the car and died on scene as a result of his injuries.
Police say based on their initial investigation, the car was traveling southbound on S. Lewis Blvd. when it left the roadway and struck a pole on the east side of the road.
What caused the accident is still under investigation, but police say speed was a contributing factor.