A 34-year-old Wichita man died when his Jeep ran off a highway in Kingman County Saturday afternoon and struck a tree.

The Kansas Highway Patrol reported Reginald F H Smith was westbound on K-42 in a 2016 Jeep Patriot when his vehicle went left of center and for an unknown reason, left the roadway, entering the south ditch where it struck a tree.

Smith was pronounced dead at the scene of the 12:10 p.m. crash about nine miles west of Norwich. The report indicated he was wearing a seatbelt.