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1 Dead In Laurel County Single-Vehicle Accident

Posted at 9:42 AM, Mar 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-03-11 10:45:46-04

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — The coroner has identified the person killed in a single-vehicle crash Monday morning.

The crash happened around 3:02 a.m. on KY 1006, just south of London. Officials say a car was traveling westbound on KY 1006 when it left the roadway, clipped a utility pole, struck a guide wire, and overturned on top of a Tahoe parked at a residence there.

The driver was pronounced deceased at the scene. The coroner has identified the victim as Dillon Ellis, 21.

The Laurel County Sheriff’s Department is investigating.