One dead, another injured in Letcher County crash
One person is dead following a two-vehicle collision in Letcher County.
It all happened just before 1:00 Thursday afternoon, on Highway 588 in the Ice community.
Emergency officials say Brenda Skeens, 64, of Whitesburg, was attempting to make a left turn when she collided with another car. Crews pronounced her dead at the scene.
The driver of the other vehicle, 37-year-old John Sturgill, was transported to Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Medical Center. He was later taken to Pikeville Medical Center.
Toxicology results are pending from both drivers.
Skeens was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the wreck, while Sturgill was not.
The crash remains under investigation.