MAYVILLE – A 49-year-old Fredonia man was killed after he lost control of his northbound car on a curve on Chestnut Road in the Town of Pomfret at about 9:55 p.m. Tuesday, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office reported Wednesday.

David J. Lewandowski, of Stone Road, Fredonia, was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to a Sheriff’s Office report, Lewandowski failed to navigate a curve in the roadway and traveled off the road and across a lawn before striking a tree on the driver’s side of his car, fatally injuring him.