A Grove City man was killed Friday night in a fiery traffic accident in Mill Creek Township.

State Police in Mercer County said 41-year-old Donald Cochran Jr. was driving an SUV that went off a curve along Sandy Lake Road at around 10 p.m.

According to police, the SUV sheared a utility pole, went partially airborne, and struck a tree, collapsing the roof of the SUV before catching fire.

Cochran was pronounced dead at the scene.