Man killed in Brown County crash

Man killed in Brown County crash
Ohio state troopers were on the scene of a fatal single-vehicle crash in Brown County Sunday.

COTT TOWNSHIP, Ohio (FOX19) - The Ohio State Highway Patrol is investigating a single-vehicle fatal crash that happened in Brown County Sunday around 6:30 a.m.

Troopers say Dwayne Rogers, 64, was driving a 2006 Dodge Pickup truck with a horse trailer attached on U.S. 68 near Sterling Road when his truck went off the left side of the roadway and into a ditch.

Rogers was taken to Mt. Orab Mercy Hospital, where he was then pronounced dead, troopers said.

Authorities say Rogers was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash. The one horse in the trailer was not injured.

Troopers are still investigating.

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