By CBSNewYork Team

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – A driver has died after a crash in the westbound lanes of the Long Island Expressway.

It happened around 4 a.m. on the LIE near Kissena Boulevard.

Authorities say a 20-year-old driver of a Subaru lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree.

The driver died at the scene.

CBSNewYork Team