Sherburne man dead after losing control of his car, hitting a tree in Madison

Investigators have released the identity of the man who died after losing control of his car around a curve in Madison County.

Sheriff's deputies say 45-year old Daniel McCarthy of Sherburne in Chenango County, was driving on Lake Morraine Road in the Town of Madison when he lost control of his pickup truck around a curve, near the West Hill Road intersection.

McCarthy crashed into a tree, and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators say speed was a factor in the crash.