A Crash Kills One Man in St. Joe County

One man is dead following a crash tonight in St. Joseph County.

It happened around 6:30 PM Tuesday on Douglas Road near Buckeye.

St. Joseph County Police tell us a man was headed west on Douglas.

Witnesses day that driver was passing other vehicles at a high rate of speed and for some reason lost control of the car.

The car left the road, hit a utility pole, and flipped over in the front yard of a home.

"There were two cars that say this particular car was passing them, and he ended up in the front yard of the home," explains Jaimee Thirion, St. Joseph County Police.

The man died at the scene, he has not been identified.

Police had to call AEP to shut off the power in order to conduct a complete investigation of the crash.

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