The Noble County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a fatal accident.
It happened Tuesday afternoon at 12:30 on State Route 821 near Boswell Road.
Investigators say 41-year-old James Stephens of Pleasant City was driving north on 821 and went off the road into a ditch and stream then into a field before hitting a fence.
Stephens was pronounced dead at the scene by the Noble County Coroner.
The accident remains under investigation.