NEWTON COUNTY | A Brook man died Thursday afternoon after his pickup truck drove off the road and hit a tree, police said.
According to the Newton County Sheriff's Department, Larry Strole, 63, drove off the south side of Ind. 16 near the intersection of Iroquois River Road, striking the tree.
Officers found Strole unconscious in the maroon and silver 2000 Chevrolet pickup. He was transported to Jasper County Hospital in Rensselaer where he later died.