SALEM, Conn. (CBS Connecticut) _ A 21-year-old Salem man died in a one-vehicle crash in Salem Friday morning.
It happened around 7:14 a.m. Philip Gaudette III was driving his 2006 Toyota Tacoma east on Route 354 three-tenths of a mile from Brainard Road in Colchester when he went off the left side of the road and struck a large tree.
He was pronounced dead at the scene. There was no one else in the vehicle.
Connecticut State Police Troop K in Colchester is investigating.