New York State Police say a Delaware County man is dead following a crash on Huckleberry Road in the Town of Middletown at 12:09 p.m. January 2.

32 year old Rion Gavette of Margaretville drove a 2012 Subaru Outback off the road and crashed into a creek with the vehicle coming to a rest on the passenger side.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers say Gavette was the only occupant of the vehicle.

The Delaware County Medical Examiner is to conduct an autopsy.

The investigation is continuing.