1 dead in Hanover Twp. crash

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One person died in a crash in Columbiana County

HANOVER TWP., Ohio (WKBN) – One person died in a crash in Columbiana County Friday.

The accident happened just before 4:30 a.m. on US Route 30 in Hanover Township.

According to the Ohio State Highway Patrol, Jason Hidey, 42, of Malvern, was driving a 2007 Chrysler Town and Country minivan on US 30, near State Route 9, when he lost control and hit a ditch and trees.

The minivan overturned and came to rest on an embankment.

Troopers say Hidley was not wearing a seatbelt. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

No one else was in the vehicle.

The road was closed for about an hour as crews worked to remove the minivan.

The crash is under investigation.

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