SOUTHINGTON, Conn. (WTNH) — An 18-year-old was killed Sunday morning after driving off the road and crashing into a wooded area in Southington, according to authorities.

Joshua Ryan Chevalier, of Southington, was pronounced dead at the scene. No one else was in the vehicle.

He was driving at about 5 a.m. when he lost control of the vehicle, went off the road and crashed south of a building in the 600 block of Main Street, according to Southington police. An officer in the area discovered the scene after they heard screeching tires and the sound of a vehicle crashing into something.

Anyone with information is asked to call police at (860) 621-0101 or by emailing When contacting police, reference CFS 2200058900. Tips can be given anonymously.