DIX, N.Y. (WENY) -- Early Thursday morning New York State Police responded to a single vehicle accident on Rt-414 that resulted in the death of the driver. Police identified the driver as Jason Ellsworth, age 47, of Corning, adding he was the lone occupant of the vehicle.

Ellsworth was traveling southbound on Rt-414 when police say he lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle then exited the west shoulder of the roadway and struck an earth embankment, causing it to overturn.

First responders attempted to render aid to Ellsworth on the scene, but he was later pronounced deceased at Schuyler Hospital. 

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