UPDATED: March 23, 2015 1:11 p.m.

UPPER MARLBORO, Md. (WNEW/AP) — Prince George’s County police say one man is dead after a car wreck in Fort Washington.

The victim is identified as 25-year-old Michael Morales of Adams Drive in Fort Washington.

Police say the wreck occurred just after 1 a.m. on Sunday near Old Fort and Livingston roads in Fort Washington.

Officers responded to a report of a collision, and when they arrived found Morales had been ejected from his car. Police say the man was pronounced dead at the scene.

The preliminary investigation reveals Morales was heading eastbound on Old Fort Road when he lost control of his car. His car slid into a drainage ditch, rolled over and struck a tree.

The crash is still under investigation.

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