YORKTOWN, N.Y. - A 54-year-old Long Island City man was killed Friday morning when he crashed his car on the Taconic State Parkway in Yorktown, according to the New York State Police.

Sandro Darsin was traveling southbound on the highway around 8 a.m. when his car exited the roadway just north of Exit 11 (Route 134) and struck a tree in the center median, police said.

He was transported to Westchester Medical Center, where he was pronounced dead.

Anyone who witnessed the crash is asked to contact the State Police Hawthorne Barracks at 914-769-2600.