The identity of a man who died in traffic crash Saturday night in St. Clair Twp. has been released by the Butler County Sheriff’s Office.
The sheriff’s office said Brayden Leaker, 19, of Hamilton, died following a crash on Hamilton Eaton Road just south of Spring Road.
According to the sheriff’s office, the car was traveling north on Hamilton Eaton Road around 9:45 p.m. when it went off the road and down an embankment striking a tree. According to initial reports, at least one person was possibly trapped in the wreckage.
Leaker was pronounced dead at the scene of the crash while the driver and a second passenger were taken to an area hospital with minor injuries.
A medical helicopter was called, but later canceled.
The crash remains under investigation.
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