A Pike County man is dead after an early morning accident.
Authorities say the accident happened around 5 o'clock Saturday morning.
24 year old José Ortiz was driving south in a 2002 Ford Mustang, 4 miles south of Brundidge on Highway 125.
The investigation shows Ortiz was speeding.
It is believed he ran off the road and hit a tree.
Ortiz was the only occupant in the car.
Authorities say he wasn't wearing a seatbelt.
He was taken to Troy Regional Medical Center where he was pronounced dead by Pike County coroner, Jerry Williams.
Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in the case.