Kansas man dies in rollover crash after SUV blows tire

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ASHLAND, Kan. (KAKE) -

Authorities say a 56-year-old man was killed when his SUV blew a tire and the vehicle overturned in southwest Kansas. 

The crash happened just after 11:15 p.m. Wednesday on K-23 in Meade County. The Kansas Highway Patrol reports Calvin Dean McGonigle was heading south when one of his tires blew and he lost control of his Ford Explorer. 

The SUV entered a ditch and rolled, coming to rest on its top. McGonigle, of Ashland, was taken to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The patrol's online crash log states McGonigle wasn't wearing a seat belt. 

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