MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Polk County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal vehicle accident involving a deer Sunday evening.

According to the sheriff’s office, the rollover crash occurred shortly before 6:30 p.m. on Polk County Road 23, north of 150th Street Northwest in Brandt Township.

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An initial investigation determined that the driver, identified as Jason Kent Johnston of East Grand Forks, was heading north on the county road when he struck a deer, which caused the car to travel into the west ditch and roll over.

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Johnson was reportedly ejected from the vehicle during the crash. He was the only occupant of the vehicle.

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He was pronounced deceased at the scene.