A New Haven man was killed Wednesday, April 10, when the car he was driving overturned and struck a tree.

Brian E. Luecker, 51, was driving a 2001 Pontiac Firebird westbound on Highway 30 west of Bethel Church Road at 1:05 a.m. when the car left the road and overturned, according a Missouri State Highway Patrol preliminary report.

Luecker was pronounced dead at the scene by St. Clair EMS at 1:29 a.m. He was not wearing a seat belt, the patrol said.