COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho -

A Post Falls man is dead after driving off of a North Idaho road on Saturday.

71-year-old Lyle Scott was traveling Eastbound on St. Joe River Road when he failed to negotiate a curve near milepost 28.5. He drove his 2002 Mazda off of the shoulder, went down an embankment, and overturned his vehicle.

Scott died as a result of his injuries. Idaho State Police say Scott was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.