File Photo | Credit: Huntley Police Department

The coroner has identified a 41-year-old man who was killed after his pickup truck struck a pole and rolled over into a retention pond last Tuesday in Huntley.

A preliminary autopsy showed Tomasz J. Wojt, 41, of Chicago, died as a result of blunt force trauma, according to the McHenry County Coroner’s Office.

The Huntley Police Department and Huntley Fire Protection District responded around 5:40 a.m. on September 14 to the area of Charles Sass Parkway west of Route 47.

Huntley Deputy Police Chief Linda Hooten said officers received a report of a single-vehicle traffic crash off the roadway.

A preliminary investigation revealed that a 2007 GMC pickup truck was traveling westbound on Charles Sass Parkway — formerly Kreutzer Road — near the curve west of Route 47.

The GMC left the roadway, struck a light pole and rolled partially into the shallow retention pond, Hooten said.

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Wojt was ejected from the vehicle and found dead near the water, Hooten said.

The crash remains under investigation by the Huntley Police Department and the McHenry County Coroner’s Office.