Owingsville man dies in wreck

An Owingsville man died about noon Wednesday when the 1998 Chevy S-10 pickup truck he was driving struck a guard rail on East Fork Road in Bath County.

A press release from Kentucky State Police said Clinton Purvis, 29, who was not wearing a seat belt, was ejected through the passenger window. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The accident is being investigated by the Morehead state police branch.