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UPDATE: Man identified in LaPorte County fatal crash on U.S. 20

A man is dead Wednesday after a crash in La Porte County. // WSBT 22 Photo

A man is dead Wednesday after a crash in La Porte County.

It happened around 4 p.m. at the 7400 East block of U.S. 20. That's near the St. Joseph County Line.

The driver was identified as 20-year-old Cody Strauch.

Initial investigation shows Strauch hit a tree. The collision made the vehicle spin 30 feet from the tree, according to police.

Police say one vehicle was involved. They are unsure what caused the crash, but say that the road was wet during the incident.

The La Porte County Sheriff's Office, New Carlisle Police, Indiana Department of Transportation, La Porte County Emergency Medical Service and the Kankakee Township Fire Department assisted at the scene.

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