Man killed after vehicle flips, hits a wall in Maysville, KY

Man killed after vehicle flips, hits a wall in Maysville, KY
A Kentucky man dies after he drifted off the roadway, hit a rock wall, and flipped his vehicle.

CINCINNATI, OH (FOX19) - A man died early Sunday morning following a crash in Maysville, KY.

The Maysville Police Department says John C. Shanks, 44, of Carlisle, KY was driving his 2014 Chevrolet Cruze southbound on Fleming Road when he drifted across the oncoming lane and off the roadway. His car then hit a rock wall and flipped over.

Shanks was pronounced dead at the scene, said officers.

Police say drugs and/or alcohol were not factors in the crash, but a medical episode could be.

It is unknown if speed was a factor.

Officers are still investigating the collision.

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