NEW RICHMOND, OH (FOX19) - A New Richmond teen is dead after his vehicle struck a tree on Saturday night.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol was called to Pond Run Road, just north of U.S. 52 in Pierce Township, around 11:20 p.m. on Saturday.
Officers say that a Hyundai Tiburon, operated by 19-year-old John Neville, was traveling southbound on Pond Run Road when the accident occurred. Police say Neville's vehicle traveled off the left side of the roadway and struck a tree.
Neville succumbed to injuries sustained and was pronounced dead at the scene.
Officers say Neville was wearing a seatbelt.
The crash remains under investigation.