PETERBOROUGH — Local police are investigating a one-car crash on Route 101 that killed a Manchester driver early Saturday morning, according to officials.

Jason D. Hart, 30, of Laurel Street, was driving a 2012 Chrysler sedan westbound in the area of Condy Road when his car crossed the center line and went off into the woods, police officials said.

Officers arrived at the scene at 3:20 a.m., where Hart was pronounced dead. Route 101 was shut down for about two hours while police cleared the roadway and investigated the crash site.