A man died and criminal charges are pending against another man after a two-vehicle crash in Green County on Thursday.
The accident occurred when John P. Greene, 46, of Russell Springs, crossed the center line of U.S. 68 near Greensburg in a 1994 Ford Ranger and struck a 2006 Toyota driven by Sheila Martinez, 55, of Greensburg, police said.
A passenger in the Martinez vehicle, Russell Greenway, 51, of Greensburg, was pronounced dead at the scene.
Martinez was treated for minor injuries at Jane Todd Crawford Memorial Hospital in Greensburg.
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Greene was taken by helicopter to the University of Louisville Medical Center for treatment. He was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident; the occupants of the other vehicle were wearing seat belts, police said.
State police did not say what charges are pending against Greene.