A 28-year-old woman died and a man was injured in a crash in Letcher County on Saturday morning.
Timothy R. Sexton, 29, of Isom, was driving a Jeep Cherokee south along Ky. 7 when the vehicle left the road, went into a ditch and went airborne before overturning several times and landing in the southbound lane, according to a news release from state police.
The passenger, Shannoka A. Adams, 28, of Jeremiah, was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the Jeep.
An ambulance responding to another emergency call arrived moments after the crash and took Adams to Whitesburg ARH Hospital, where she was pronounced dead.
Sexton was taken by helicopter to a trauma center in Tennessee. He was in good condition, state police said.