Driver killed in single-vehicle crash in Allen Twp.

22-year-old Justin Potteiger was killed in a single-vehicle crash in Allen Township.

ALLEN TOWNSHIP - A Van Buren man died in a single-car crash Thursday morning in Allen Township.

Hancock County Sheriff's Office said the 22-year-old Justin Potteiger was driving northbound on Township Road 232, just north of State Route 613.

Shortly after midnight, Potteiger crossed the intersection of SR 613 and lost control of the 2009 Dodge Journey.

The car traveled off the road and then struck a ditch and a tree.

Officials pronounced Potteiger dead on the scene. According to authorities, he was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash.