Perry man dies in crash

jkegley@herald-leader.comNovember 7, 2012 

A Perry County man was killed and another man injured Wednesday in a two-car crash in Eastern Kentucky.

Odis Adams , 71, was pronounced dead at Hazard ARH medical center, state police said in a news release.

State police said a sport-utility vehicle driven by Tony Potter, 44, of Letcher County crossed the center line on Ky. 7 and collided with Adams' pickup truck.

Both men were taken to Hazard ARH. Potter was then flown to University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital. He was listed in critical condition Wednesday evening.

The wreck happened about 11:30 a.m. in the Viper community.

The investigation is continuing.

Josh Kegley: (859) 231-3197. Twitter: @HLpublicsafety.

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