Philadelphia area man involved in deadly crash in Eaton

A Philadelphia area man was found dead after a passerby spotted his car that had crashed in a wooded area in the Madison County Town of Eaton.

Madison County Sheriff's deputies believe the driver in his mid-50's was headed west on Canal Road.

An initial investigation shows he may have crossed State Route 46 and crashed into the trees 60 feet off the road around 10:30 p.m. Wednesday. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The victim hasn't been identified and the investigation is still on-going, but based on documents found at the scene, deputies believe he was from the Philadelphia, PA area.

No one else was involved in the crash.

The investigation is ongoing.