HUBER HEIGHTS, Ohio (WDTN) — A man has been identified after crashing into a tree and driving into a yard in Huber Heights Thursday night.

According to Huber Heights crews on scene, a car went off the side of Taylorsville Road and hit a tree, and then came to a stop up against a home. The vehicle was said to have serious front-end damage. Fire and medic crews extracted the driver from the car and he was unresponsive.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. Crews reported that the home was vacant at the time of the crash and that no one else was hurt.

The man was later identified as 30-year-old Luther Lee Ward, III of Huber Heights.

Police reported that speed is believed to be a factor.

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