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Knox crash kills 1, injures 1

One man died and another was injured after a crash in Knox County Monday afternoon.

The driver, John F. Mills, 77, of Pineville, died after being flown from the scene of the crash -- about seven miles north of Barbourville on Ky. 229 -- to the University of Kentucky Medical Center, state police said.

A passenger in Mills' vehicle, Mike Mays, 55, of Pineville, was also flown to UK, where he was listed in fair condition Tuesday night.

Neither man had been wearing a seat belt.

Mills was driving south when he lost control in a curve. The vehicle went over an embankment and overturned, state police said.

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