A Breathitt County High School student was killed early Monday morning in a wreck with a tractor-trailer. Kaleb Turner, 16, was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident by the Breathitt County Coroner.
About 3:30 a.m., Turner apparently crossed the center line of Kentucky Highway 30 West near the junction with Ky. 15, and slammed into an eastbound tractor trailer, according to a Kentucky State Police press release.
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No alcohol or drug uses is suspected. Turner was not wearing a seat belt, according to state police.