Authorities say a Wamego man was killed early Sunday in a rollover accident on Military Trail Road near Bluebird Road, west of Wamego.
According to Pottawatomie County Sheriff Shane Jager, an investigation into the crash determined 34-year-old Joshua Higdon was traveling eastbound in his truck at a high rate of speed, when he lost control and the truck rolled. Higdon, the lone occupant, was ejected and pronounced dead on scene by Pottawatomie County EMS.
Authorities from the Wamego Police Department and Louisville Fire Department assisted on scene.
An investigation continues and anyone with information about the accident is asked to call the Sheriff’s Office at 785-457-3353 or leave a tip via the Crimestoppers link at ptsheriff.com.