COLONIE, N.Y. (NEWS10) – Police say a 65-year-old man died in the one-car crash on Curry Road in Colonie Friday night.
.A passerby called Colonie Police around 7:14 p.m. Friday to report a car into a tree.
Police say the car was driving east on Curry Road when it went off the right side of the road and into a tree. The driver of the car died on impact. He was the only person in the car at the time of the crash.
Officials have identified the driver as Stephen Benedetto.
An autopsy is scheduled to determine the cause of death on Saturday.
Curry Road was closed for accident reconstruction but was opened shortly before midnight Friday.
Police are asking anyone who may have seen the crash to call the Colonie Police at 783-2744.