A man is dead after crashing his car in Boone County on Friday morning.
The accident happened in the area of Lawrenceville Road east of Grange Hall Road at approximately 8:30 a.m.
The driver, described as a white male, was the only occupant of a vehicle that left the road and struck a tree. When deputies from the Boone County Sheriff’s Office arrived on the scene, the driver was dead.
The cause of the accident is under investigation and the deceased’s name is being withheld, pending notification of next of kin.