COSHOCTON, Ohio–The Coshocton County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal accident.
It happened just before 12:00 p.m. Tuesday on US 36.
Authorities said 24-year-old Alex M. Caley of Coshocton was driving a 2010 Mazda 6 westbound on US 36 just west of TR 509 when he lost control of his vehicle. The vehicle then went off the right side of the roadway and struck a couple of trees.
Caley was pronounced dead at the scene.
Authorities said speed is believed to have been a contributing factor in the accident.