ROSS TOWNSHIP, Pa. (KDKA) — One person was left dead in a fatal accident off of Interstate 279 on Monday.

According to Pennsylvania State Police, the crash happened along I-279 in the Northbound lanes around 5:00 p.m.

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Police say that a vehicle was driving on the highway and lost control for unknown reasons.

The vehicle went off of the road before traveling down an embankment and going airborne.

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After sliding on its roof and into a guardrail, the vehicle came to a stop in the HOV lanes on its roof.

27-year-old Michael Smith was pronounced dead at the scene.

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Another occupant of the vehicle, 26-year-old Jason Moran was transported to a local hospital and reported to be in stable condition according to Police.