GALENA, Kan. (KAKE) - A 21-year-old Oklahoma man was killed when the vehicle he was driving went off the roadway and struck a tree in southeast Kansas. 

The accident happened at around 11:15 p.m. Thursday on SE Bagdad Road south of Galena in Cherokee County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports Asthy Zarred was driving a Chevy HHR westbound at the time of the crash. 

Zarred, of Miami, Oklahoma, died at the scene. His 59-year-old male passenger was not hurt. 

The patrol didn't say on its crash log what caused Zarred's vehicle to leave the roadway.