Courtesy Photo A Brownsville man dies after roller crash in Caneyville.

Courtesy Photo

A Brownsville man dies after roller crash in Caneyville.

Staff Report

A Brownsville man lost his life Sunday after losing control of his vehicle and flipping it.

On Sunday at approximately 8:45 p.m., the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office responded to the 5400 block of Bowling Green Road to investigate a fatality crash.

According to a press release from the GCSO, Deputy Brandon Rafferty’s investigation revealed that a 2007 Jeep Cherokee, driven by 43 year-old Mark Higgs, of Brownsville, Kentucky, was southbound on KY 185 when he lost control of the vehicle and went off the right side of the roadway and traveled down an embankment.

The press release states that the vehicle flipped at least one time and struck several trees before overturning and coming to final rest on its top.

Higgs was pronounced dead at the scene by the Grayson County Coroner's Office. According to the press release, Higgs was not wearing a safety belt, and toxicology results are pending.

Rafferty was assisted at the scene by the Caneyville Fire and Police Departments, other members of the GCSO, the Kentucky State Police, and Grayson County EMS.