One dead, one injured in vehicle crash

A man died when the Hummer H2 vehicle he was driving, went off the roadway and down an embankment striking two trees. 

The solo crash was reported at 11:11 p.m. Friday on southbound 101 near Stafford. 

The male driver was pronounced dead at the scene.

A male passenger was transported to Redwood Memorial Hospital with major injuries. 

The cause of the crash is under investigation.