ATWOOD — A one-vehicle accident Monday night claimed the life of an Atwood man.
According to the report by the Kansas Highway Patrol, Demetrius Edward Tomlin, 23, was driving a 2005 Dodge Ram 1500 pickup south on County Road 19 when the vehicle left the roadway and went into the east ditch just before 8 p.m southwest of Atwood. Tomlin overcorrected and rolled into the west ditch. The pickup came to rest on its top facing south.
Tomlin was pronounced dead at the scene.
He was not wearing a safety restraint, according to the report.