MARION, Ohio (WCMH) — A man is dead after a car crash Saturday evening in Marion County, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol.
OSHP states that Ryan Cox, 36, was driving his Honda just before 9 p.m. on County Road 174. Patrol says he failed to stop at the intersection of 174 and County Road 26, hitting an irrigation ditch and overturning as a result.
Cox was pronounced dead at the scene with investigators stating he was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. OSHP troopers located a dog in the car that sustained minor injuries.
No further information is known as the investigation continues.