An Oley man died after he lost control of his car and hit a tree, state police said Monday.

The accident happened at 5:30 p.m. Saturday as Colin Shirey was rounding a curve in the 1800 block of Friedensburg Road in Alsace Township, police said.

Shirey, 31, was trapped in the wreckage. He was freed and transported to Reading Hospital, where police said he died of his injuries.