SEWICKLEY TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — One person is dead after a car slammed into a tree this afternoon in Westmoreland County.

The accident happened around 3 p.m. in the 2200 block of Mars Hill Road, near Guffey Road, in Sewickley Township.

The Westmoreland County Coroner’s Office was called to the scene. They have identified the victim as 85-year-old Milos Obradovich of North Huntingdon Township.

Obradovich became trapped in the vehicle and died of multiple blunt for trauma.

Investigators say speed “was determined to be a factor in the incident.”

There’s also no word on the cause of the crash.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.

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