Man Killed After Car Strikes Tree In Cattaraugus County

DAYTON — A 22-year-old male was killed when his car struck a tree Saturday morning,

According to the Cattaraugus County Sheriff’s Office, the unidentified male was eastbound on East Leon Road in a 2015 Chevy Cruz when he lost control on a curve and left the road. The vehicle then struck a tree, causing extensive damage to the car.

The crash occurred around 6:15 a.m.

The male was pronounced dead at the scene, the Sheriff’s Office said.

An investigation remains ongoing.