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CHESAPEAKE - Police say a man died after being thrown from his vehicle when it went off the road in Chesapeake early Monday.

It happened around 5:30 a.m. when 53-year-old Wesley L. Taylor lost control in the 1000 block of Shillelagh Road. His pick-up truck went into a ditch and flipped.

Taylor, who lived in the 2000 block of Shillelagh Road, was pronounced dead at Sentara Norfolk General Hospital.

Investigators remain on the scene working to determine what caused the crash.

The roadway is closed at Vincek Way and Shillelagh Rd. and police were turning around all vehicles, including school buses, in the 1000 block of Shillelagh Road.

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