A 23-year-old motorist died when his 4x4 pick-up truck hit a tree in Shropshire.
Emergency services were called to the A495 in Ellesmere shortly after 0200 GMT.
A West Midlands Ambulance spokesman said the driver was confirmed dead at the scene.
West Mercia Police said the driver had been in a blue Ford Ranger. The accident took place close to the junction with the A528.