Updated Sun, Feb 2, 2014 12:47 pm
An Athens man has died after crashing his car on County Road 19 in Athens County Sunday morning.
The Athens Post of the State Highway Patrol reported that David Schoolcraft, 41, of Athens lost control of the Mustang he was driving shortly after midnight Sunday morning.
The car went off the left side of the roadway and smashed into a tree throwing Schoolcraft from the car.
The road was closed for about 40 minutes while the scene was processed.
It is not known whether Schoolcraft was wearing a seatbelt.