WILTON, Maine — A 44-year-old Jay man has died in an early morning accident after his pickup truck crashed into a telephone pole in Wilton.

Wilton police say David Goulette was driving on Route 156 shortly after midnight Saturday when his truck veered off the road and into a pile rocks, sending his vehicle flying into the telephone pole.

MaineToday Media says Goulette was pronounced dead at the scene.

Police say excessive speed appears to be a factor.