Kentucky

West Liberty man killed in wreck

A West Liberty man was killed Monday when two trucks collided in Morgan County.

Kentucky State Police said Phillip Greg McKenzie, 42, was westbound on Ky. 172 about 2 p.m. Monday in a 1991 Ford truck when his vehicle crossed the center line and collided head-on with a 2008 Ford truck.

McKenzie was pronounced dead at the scene just before 2:30 p.m. He had not been wearing a seat belt, state police said.

The other truck in the accident was owned by the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet, state police said. The driver, Clarence Hunley of West Liberty, was not injured.

The accident is under investigation.

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