A Lakeview, Ohio man is dead after a single-vehicle crash in Auglaize County.
The crash happened on Middle Pike, near Town-Line Lima Road in Wapakoneta just after 8 p.m. Tuesday.
The Ohio State Highway Patrol says 73-year-old Earl Douglas Shirk was driving east on Middle Pike when his vehicle ran off the road, hitting a ditch and a tree.
Shirk was pronounced dead at the scene.
OSP says Shirk was not wearing a seatbelt. Alcohol is not considered a factor in the crash.
The crash is under investigation.
Saint John’s Fire and Rescue and the Auglaize County Coroner’s Office assisted OSP at the scene.