STARK COUNTY, Ohio — A 58-year-old Canton man has died following a crash in Stark County early Wednesday morning.
It happened around 1:40 a.m. on Route 62 near mile post 34 in Washington Township.
Troopers with the Canton post of the Highway Patrol say Johnnie Owens was driving a 2009 Cadillac DTS when he went off the right side of the roadway. After the vehicle went into the grass, it returned to the road and lost control.
The vehicle veered back off the roadway, struck an embankment and overturned.
Owens was ejected from the vehicle during the crash. He died upon arriving at the hospital.
Nimishillen Township Fire Department and EMS assisted at the scene.
The incident remains under investigation.
No additional details were immediately available.