BROOKSVILLE — Authorities say a Maine man is dead after a truck he was driving crashed into a tree.

WABI-TV reports the Hancock County Sheriff’s Office says 36-year-old Cory Betts of Deer Isle was driving on Caterpillar Hill Road in Brooksville when he missed a corner. The truck veered off the road and struck a large tree.

The crash was reported around 10:30 p.m. Thursday.

Authorities say Betts was not wearing a seat belt.

The cause of the crash is being investigated.