MILVILLE- A 78-year-old Pennsylvania man was pronounced dead at the scene of a single-vehicle accident Monday.

Francis McAleer, of Maple Glen, was traveling northbound on Route 55, near mile post 23, at 11:20 a.m. when he lost control of his vehicle which spun off the road before hitting, rear first, into a tree, police said.

Public records indicate McAleer was a resident in Sea Isle City.

The crash is still under investigation.