A Letcher County man faces murder and fetal homicide charges after a car crash killed his passenger.
Charles Gross, of Whitesburg, was driving on Ky. 931 on Sunday night when his vehicle dropped off the road and overturned in a ditch, according to a Kentucky State Police press release.
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Amanda F. Smith, 28, of Neon, died from her injuries at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. Smith and her fetus were pronounced dead.
Neither Gross nor Smith was wearing a seat belt.
Police arrested Gross and charges him with murder, fetal homicide, aggravated driving under the influence and drug possession, according to the press release.