A 50-year-old Yoder man died Tuesday night in Montana after the Jeep he was driving hit a deer and veered off the highway.

According to the Montana Highway Patrol, Douglas E. Berg was prounounced dead at the scene after the Jeep rolled down an embankment and Berg was thrown from the vehicle.

Berg was driving southbound on state Highway 47 about 16 miles north of Hardin when the crash occurred.

Berg was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene, the highway patrol said. Alcohol or speed are not considered contributing factors.