NEW PHILADELPHIA -- A Stone Creek man died Sept. 10 when his pickup truck crashed on Tuscarawas County Road 52 at about 11:20 a.m.

Richard L. Hanni was pronounced dead at the scene.

According to the New Philadelphia post of the Ohio Highway Patrol, a 1996 Chevrolet 1/2-ton pickup truck driven by Hanni was eastbound on County Road 52 when it across the center line and off the left side of the road. The truck went down a slight embankment, striking several trees as it did so.

The seatbelt was not in use.

Alcohol use was not suspected. The body was taken to the Stark County morgue. The case remained under investigation.