The Missoula County Coroner has released the identity of the man who died in a traffic accident on I-90 near Huson on Sunday afternoon.

Sheriff's Captain and Deputy County Coroner Mike Dominick identified the victim as Jeffrey Bruce McKinstry of Frenchtown.

The Montana Highway Patrol said that McKinstry was traveling west of Huson just before 12:30 p.m. Sunday when his vehicle went off the road and slid down an embankment.

Trooper Phil Smart said the 66 year-old man was alone in the vehicle when the accident occurred. Smart said the fatal accident remains under investigation.