HAMILTON TOWNSHIP, N.J. (CBS) — Police in Hamilton are investigating a crash that left one person dead, early Wednesday morning.

It happened at the intersection of Malaga Road and Jackson Road, around 1 a.m.

According to investigators, 32-year-old Gregory Gellien Jr. was traveling southbound on Malaga Road and attempting to make a right turn onto Jackson Road when he lost control and struck a tree.

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Gellien Jr. was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Investigators say it was raining at the time of the crash, and Gellien Jr. was not wearing a seat belt.