A 30-year-old Kea?au man died following a single vehicle collision on Tuesday, January 15, in Captain Cook on Highway 11, .3 miles south of the 99-mile marker.

The 30-year-old male has not been identified.

Big Island Police determined that a white 1993 Nissan pickup truck heading north had crossed double solid yellow lines near a turn and drove off an embankment on the Makai side of the roadway. 

The man was transported to the Kona Community Hospital where he was pronounced dead at 2:58 a.m.

Police believe speed was a possible factor in the crash, the 30-year-old man was wearing a seatbelt.

An autopsy has been ordered to determine the exact cause of death.