TOLLAND, Conn. (WTNH) — A man died following a car crash in Tolland on I-84 west Thursday morning, police said.

According to state police, a car was traveling westbound in the right lane on I-84 ahead of the Exit 68 off-ramp in Tolland when the driver lost control and skidded off the roadway. The car drove into the shoulder/grass area and collided with the tree, causing disabling damages and serious injuries.

Shortly after the crash, the man was pronounced dead, police said.

State police is investigating the crash and is seeking witnesses. Anyone with information is urged to contact Trooper Dennis at (860) 896-3200.

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