NORTH EAST, Md. (WJZ) — An 18-year-old Perryville man was killed in a crash in Cecil County Tuesday night, state police said.

The crash happened around 10:25 p.m. in the 700 block of West Old Philadelphia Road between North East and Charlestown. Police said Christian David Ledman was heading west in a 1999 Dodge Ram 1500 truck when for an unknown reason the truck left the road. After leaving the road, Ledman went down an embankment, rolled over twice, hit a telephone pole and then his vehicle caught fire.

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Ledman, who was the only person inside the truck at the time of the crash, died at the scene, police said.

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Investigators are still looking into what caused the crash, which shut down Old Philadelphia Road for more than four hours.

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CBS Baltimore Staff