KSP: Victim’s name released in deadly Bell County crash

(Source: WSFA 12 News)
Published: Jul. 20, 2021 at 10:13 AM EDT
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FRAKES, Ky. (WYMT) - Officials with the Bell County Sheriff’s Department responded to a deadly crash near the Frakes community Tuesday.

It happened around 8 a.m. near the intersection of Highway 1595 and Highway 190.

Troopers with Post 10 of Kentucky State Police say 33-year-old Nathan Burton, Jr. was travelling south on KY-1595 when his car hit a tree and road sign before landing upside down in a creek.

Burton was pronounced dead on the scene by the Bell County Coroner.

The crash remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police.

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