Troopers said one person has died following a single-vehicle crash north of Pataskala.

Licking County troopers said Richard Brown, 57, of Newark, was pronounced dead after colliding with a concrete post on State Route 161 near State Route 310.

Eastbound traffic was temporarily closed as medics worked at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.

NBC4 will have more on this crash as information is released.