One dead in Highland County crash, state police say

One dead in Highland County crash, state police say
A fatal crash occurred in Paint Township in Highland County, Ohio Tuesday morning, according to Ohio State Highway Patrol. (Source: Brandon Hoogenboom)

HIGHLAND COUNTY, Ohio (FOX19) - A man is dead after the Ohio State Highway Patrol says he drove off the road in Highland County Tuesday morning.

Curtis Ingles, 36, of Greenfield, Ohio was driving north on SR 753 when he drove his GMC truck off the left side of the road, hit a fence and overturned, according to OSHP’s Wilmington Post.

The crash occurred shortly before 9:30 a.m. in Paint Township, OSHP says.

Ingles was pronounced dead at the scene by the Highland County Coroner.

An OSHP investigation revealed Ingle was not wearing his seat belt.

OSHP says drugs and alcohol are not suspected to be factors in the crash.

The crash remains under investigation.

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