Suffolk County Police Third Squad detectives are investigating a single-vehicle crash that killed a man in Central Islip early this morning.

Christian Valero was driving a 2009 Nissan 370Z southbound on Lowell Avenue when the vehicle traveled into a wooded area and struck a tree at 1:42 a.m. Valero, 24, of Central Islip, was pronounced dead at the scene by a physician assistant from the Office of the Suffolk County Medical Examiner.

His vehicle was impounded for a safety check. Anyone with information on this crash is asked to call the Third Squad at 631-854-8352.