Wellborn man dead after crashing his car into a tree

A man from Wellborn is dead after a fiery crash in Suwannee County Monday night.

State troopers say 59-year-old Joseph Giffen III was driving around a curve on County Road 137 south of Wellborn when he drove into the shoulder and hit a tree.

The car then caught fire. Giffen III died as a result of his injuries. State troopers are still investigating