1 dead in Highland County crash

1 dead in Highland County crash

HIGHLAND COUNTY, OH (FOX19) - A Martinsville man died after a single-vehicle accident early Monday on State Route 134 in Highland County.

Ohio State Highway Patrol says John Meyers, 26, was driving a 2010 Dodge Caliber southbound on SR-134 when he failed to negotiate a curve and traveled off the left side of the roadway striking a tree and overturning on its top.

Meyers suffered fatal injuries and was pronounced deceased on scene by the Highland County Coroner, officials said.

The crash remains under investigation.

Officials says alcohol consumption is suspected in the crash.

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