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State Police identified the man killed in a car versus pole crash on Route 69 in Prospect on Saturday evening.

Police said 22-year-old Donovan Nelson was killed when police said his car veered off the right shoulder on Route 69 near Greenwood Drive just after 4 p.m. and struck a telephone pole head on. 

Police said Nelson's passenger was taken to St. Mary's Hospital with minor injuries. 

Route 69 at Greenwood Drive reopened following police investigation by 8:30 p.m., police said.

Stay with Channel 3 for updates as it becomes available.

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