MARION, Ohio (WCMH)– The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating after a person was killed in a car accident early Friday morning.
Troopers reported to a crash on Pole Lane Road just south of Marseilles Galion Road East just before 1:00 am.
Troopers say the vehicle had been driving north on Pole Lane Road when it crossed the center-line and went off the roadway.
The car hit a tree and the driver, now identified as 22-year-old Andrew Ault, was ejected. The car then caught fire.
Ault was pronounced dead at the scene by the Marion County Coroner.
The crash is under investigation.