(Leitchfield, KY) - A 60 year old Leitchfield man lost his life in a single vehicle traffic accident just before 7:30 this morning. At 7:19am, Grayson County Dispatch received a report of an overturned vehicle in a creek located on Commerce Drive in Leitchfield. During a preliminary investigation at the scene, the Leitchfield Police Department says a 2002 Chevrolet Cavalier operated by 60 year old Robert Hayse was traveling West when the vehicle left the roadway and struck a large pipe before overturning in the creek. Fire Chief Jerry Schlosser said he was unsure what caused the vehicle to leave the roadway. Hayse was pronounced dead by Grayson County Coroner Joe Brad Hudson at 8:00am. The Kentucky Medical Examiner in Louisville will perform an autopsy. The collision remains under investigation according to LPD Detective Kevin Smith. The Department was assisted by Leitchfield Fire & Rescue and Grayson County EMS.