MONROE COUNTY, Ohio — A Calhoun County man died early Friday in a single-vehicle crash in Ohio.

Jeffrey Sampson, 49, of Grantsville, was a passenger in a pickup truck when the wreck happened on State Route 7, ejecting him from the vehicle.

The driver, 30-year-old Edward Burrows, of Grantsville, left the scene. Ohio State Highway Patrol said he was found at a gas station several hours later.

According to troopers, speed and drugs may have been factors in the incident.

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