AMWELL TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — A Hanover man was killed Thursday in a crash on Interstate 79.

It happened around 2 p.m. at mile marker 22 in Amwell Township.

Gary Paul Visser, 53, was driving a 2003 Volkswagen Golf north when he lost control of the vehicle, striking the guide rail on the west side of the road and then impacting the drivers side of a tanker truck.

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Visser was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.