Rollover accident leaves one dead in Ford County

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FORD COUNTY, Kan. (KSNW) – One man died after a deadly rollover accident in western Kansas.

The Kansas Highway Patrol said it happened just before 12:30 a.m. Sunday, in the area of US-56 and US-400. That’s near Dodge City.

Troopers say the driver was speeding on US-400 when he passed another vehicle. They tell us he over-corrected, sending the vehicle into a ditch.

Officials say the man hit a culvert and rolled multiple times.

The driver was pronounced dead at the scene. He was identified as Robert Cintron-Vazquez.

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