A Bodfish man is dead after a car accident where his vehicle overturned.

The man, Joshua Gregg Conner, 28, died at the scene of the accident just before noon Tuesday, according to the Kern County Sheriff's coroner's office news release.

Conner was driving the car on Highway 178 west of Highway 14 when his car left the road and overturned.

An autopsy is scheduled for later this week.