A 21-year-old man was killed in a traffic crash along Millhopper Road in Gainesville late Thursday afternoon.

Cristian Mena Becerra, of Gainesville, was taken UF Health Shands Hospital following the 5:50 p.m. crash, where he died, according to a Florida Highway Patrol media release.

Troopers said the 2001 Nissan Frontier pickup he was driving left the road west of Northwest 53rd Street and hit a tree.

He was wearing a seat belt.

Troopers are still investigating the accident.