A  21 year old Gillett, Pennsylvania man is dead following a crash early May 20 in Bradford County.

State Police say Derek Pierce was driving north on State Route 14 in South Creek Township at 4:50 a.m. when his vehicle left the east shoulder of the road and traveled north into an embankment parallel to the road before hitting a tree, continuing north and hitting another tree before stopping.

Pierce was pronounced dead at the Guthrie Troy Community Hospital.

Troopers say they found the Dodge Ram truck was speeding.


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