YORK COUNTY, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia State Police say a man is dead after a crash in York County.

On Friday, Oct. 20 around 6:30 p.m., state police were called to the single vehicle crash on I-64 eastbound near Exit 242A on Humelsine Parkway.

Courtesy of Virginia State Police

According to police, John Michael Gifford, of Mechanicsville Virginia, was speeding, lost control of his Ford Explorer and ran off the road, striking a tree head-on.

The 48-year-old was killed upon impact. Police say Gifford was wearing his seat belt, and alcohol was not a contributing factor in the crash.