The Loudoun County sheriff’s office said Wednesday that a man was killed in a crash in Ashburn.

The incident occurred Tuesday night, police said. Sheriff’s deputies were called to the area of Old Ryan Road west of Croson Lane shortly before 6 a.m. for a report of a vehicle that hit a utility pole. The pole broke in half. There were no reported witnesses.

Police identified the man as 20-year-old August A. Krier of Herndon.

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