Marion man dies in overnight crash in Grant County

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GRANT COUNTY, Ind. (WTHR) - State Police say a Marion man died in an overnight crash near Van Buren early Saturday.

Shad Wayne Hix, 38, of rural Marion was driving a Ford F-250 pickup truck eastbound on County Road 450 North, east of County Road 700 East just after 2 a.m. when he lost control and overcorrected, causing the truck to travel across County Road 450 North.

The truck rolled at least once, ejecting Hix.

Hix was pronounced dead at the crash scene. He was not wearing a seat belt.

CORRECTION: The earlier version of this report listed the age of Mr. Hix as 58. State Police have since corrected his age to 38.