WELLS — A 22-year-old Wells man died following a single-car crash on Perry Oliver Road Friday night.

Local police said Nathan Spring was ejected from his two-door Toyota Scion when it hit a tree and a telephone pole shortly before 11 p.m. He was taken by ambulance to Maine Medical Center, where he died.

Police said the vehicle was traveling south at a high rate of speed. Spring was not wearing a seat belt, they said.

The crash took place about a half-mile from Spring’s home, police said.

Police are investigating the accident.