LICKING COUNTY, OH (WCMH) — One person is dead after a crash in Licking County.
According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, at about 2:06am, Thursday, Ryan R. Allen, 25, of Lancaster, was driving a 2006 Chevrolet Cobalt southbound on S.R. 37, when the vehicle traveled off the right side of the road and struck a tree.
Allen was pronounced dead at the scene.
Troopers say Allen was wearing his safety belt at the time and alcohol does not appear to be a factor in the crash.
The crash remains under investigation.