A Lancaster man died Sunday in a one-vehicle crash in Garrard County, Kentucky State Police said.
Jerry Florez, 79, was pronounced dead at the scene by the county coroner, police said in a news release.
The initial investigation revealed that a 1999 Dodge Intrepid, driven by Florez, was traveling east on Buckeye Road, near Poor Ridge Pike. The vehicle drove off the right side of the road and struck a telephone pole.
The crash happened at about 9 a.m. Sunday.