An unidentified man was killed early Friday morning in a car accident, the Florida Highway Patrol reported in a press release.

According to a report, he was driving a sedan south on Curley Street, south of Prospect Road, at about 4:10 a.m., when he failed to negotiate a curve in the road and lost control of the vehicle.

The vehicle left the road, struck a tree and caught fire, the report said.

The driver suffered fatal injuries at the scene.