A 49-year-old man who was severely injured in a single-car crash Tuesday in Northeast Washington has died, D.C. police said.

Mark A. Wise of Northeast was pronounced dead at an area hospital.

Police said he was driving a 1991 Cadillac DeVille east on Blaine Street NE about 7:20 a.m. when the car hit a curb at Benning Road, then struck a chain-link fence. Police said the Cadillac ended up on top of three parked cars in the 4300 block of Benning Road NE.

Authorities said the cause of the accident is under investigation. Wise’s relatives could not be reached for comment.