A 36-year-old man died Sunday when his car ran off a road in Owen County and struck a tree, Kentucky State Police said.
Joseph Nunnelley, of Owenton, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to the Campbellsburg KSP post.
According to police, Nunnelley was driving south on Ky. 607 when his vehicle left the road for unknown reasons and collided with a tree. Nunnelley was not wearing a seat belt, police said.
A passenger in the vehicle, Echo Cummins, also of Owenton, was taken to the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital with what police described as non-life-threatening injuries.