The Oklahoma Highway Patrol says a Wanette man died over the weekend in a crash along SH 39.

The accident occurred about 11:58 p.m. Saturday night on SH 39 near Stevens Road in Pottawatomie County.

The OHP said Phillip Chase Cornelius, 24, died at the scene.

Troopers said he was driving a 2008 Chevrolet pickup eastbound on SH 39., For unknown reasons, his truck departed the roadway to the right. The OHP reports Cornelius overcorrected, causing the vehicle to depart the roadway to the left, strike a ditch and roll about three times, ejecting the driver.

Cornelius was pronounced dead at the scene by REACT EMS paramedics and transported to the medical examiner's office in Oklahoma City.

Cause of the collision is listed as being under investigation, the OHP said, and seat belts were not in use.