Kentucky

Letcher County crash victims identified

Kentucky State Police identified two men who died in a head-on crash in Letcher County Monday night.

Michael Gullett, 36, of Pound, Va., was driving south in the northbound lane of U.S. 23 near Jenkins in Letcher County, state police said Tuesday. His vehicle collided with a vehicle driven by John Caudill, 30, of Whitesburg, who was traveling north.

The crash occurred about 9 p.m. Both men died at the scene.

Abigail Gullett, 3, a passenger in Gullett's vehicle, was taken to a hospital in Johnson City, state police said. Mary Caudill, a passenger in the other vehicle, was taken to Bristol Regional Medical Center.

State police said seat belts and child restraints were properly used.

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