Isom man dies in Letcher County crash

A man from Isom died Monday night in a crash in Letcher County.

Marty Dixon was driving a 2001 Isuzu on Ky. 1103 in the Hallie community when he lost control. The vehicle went over an embankment and hit a tree about 6:15 p.m., state police said.

Dixon died of his injuries.

A passenger, whom police did not identify, was taken to Whitesburg ARH Hospital.

State police said Dixon and his passenger had been wearing seat belts.