Victim of Noblesville fatal accident identified as Kokomo man

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Noblesville police have identified the victim of an early morning fatal crash as 28-year-old Bryan Erb, Jr. of Kokomo. 

Police and firefighters were dispatched to the 19800 block of State Road 37 just after 1 a.m. for the report of a single car accident. They arrived and found the car in the roadway.

According to police they believe Erb was driving a Ford Mustang northbound on State Road 37 near 191st Street when the vehicle left the right side of the roadway and collided with a guardrail. As a result of the collision with the guardrail the car overturned and the Erb was trapped inside. 

State Road 37 was closed for about three hours from Allisonville Road to Promise Road while police collected evidence and reconstructed the crash. 

The cause of the crash is still under investigation.  Alcohol has not been ruled out as factor in the crash.