By CBS13 Staff

RANCHO CORDOVA (CBS13) – A driver died after crashing into a pole in Rancho Cordova Monday evening, police said.

According to the Rancho Cordova Police Department, the crash happened shortly after 6 p.m. along Bradshaw Road between Gore Road and Folsom Boulevard. The driver was traveling in the northbound lanes of Bradshaw Road at the time of the crash.

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The driver was the only person in the car and was pronounced dead at the scene.

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The crash closed down the intersection of Folsom and Bradshaw.

Alternate routes were advised until the scene is cleared.

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Details on what may have caused the crash or the driver’s identity were not released.