BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — The man killed in a crash early Thursday morning in Morgan County has been identified.

Morgan County Sheriff KC Bohrer tells The Panhandle News Network it happened on State Rt. 9 in the 8000 block of Martinsburg Road around 8 in the morning.

Preliminary investigation indicated a 2009 Honda driven by Austin Ray Wise, 27 of Hedgesville ran off the road and struck a power pole. Wise was ejected and died as a result of the crash.

WV 9 was shut down for an extended period.