The identity of a man found dead Thursday morning inside an SUV that crashed into a ditch east of Hoagland has been released by the Allen County Coroner’s Office.
Police and medics were called around 9 a.m. Thursday to the 14000 block of Bruick Lane. According to dispatch, a vehicle went off the road and ended up on its top.
When they arrived they found a man in the vehicle who was pronounced dead at the scene.
He has been identified as Mohsen Saba, 74, and he died from blunt force injuries and the manner of death has been determined to be accidental according to the Allen County Sheriff’s Department.
Investigators determined that Saba was driving in the 14000 block of Minnich Road when for unknown reasons he drove off the road and through a cornfield before rolling down an embankment into a ditch near railroad tracks.