Lewis County man killed in crash

TOWN OF DIANA — A 23-year-old Lewis County man was killed Sunday night when his motor vehicle crashed into a tree on South Creek Road.

Carthage-based state police said Tyler A. Lyndaker, of Croghan, was driving on South Creek Road at 8:51 p.m. when his vehicle went off the roadway and crashed into a tree. Troopers said Lyndaker was thrown from the vehicle and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Passenger Jacob W. Campeau was treated and released from University Hospital in Syracuse, medical officials stated.

What caused Lyndaker to lose control of his vehicle remains under investigation, troopers said.