MERRIMAC, Mass. — Police in Merrimac are investigating a single-car accident that killed a 74-year-old Haverhill man. Police said they would not publicly identify the victim in Wednesday’s crash until his family is notified.

Police and firefighters were called to the scene of the crash mid-afternoon Wednesday on West Main Street and found a 2013 Toyota Sienna had crashed into a tree. The lone occupant was taken to an area hospital, where he was declared dead.

The cause of cash remains under investigation.

This story has been corrected to show the accident took place in Massachusetts, not New Hampshire.