A Dillsburg man died in a fiery crash when the tractor-trailer he was driving crashed into a Dauphin County house on Monday.

For unknown reasons, the eastbound tractor-trailer Michael Robert Bryerton, 68, was driving went off the road and into a house in the 1500 block of River Road in Reed Township about 1:15 p.m., according to state police.

A fire broke out and destroyed both the truck and the house, police said.

Bryerton was pronounced dead at the scene, police said.

No one was in the house at the time of the crash. No other injuries were reported.

Police are investigating.

-- Reach Greg Gross at ggross@yorkdispatch.com.