OWENTON, Ky. (WHAS11) – Authorities say one man is dead and another injured after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 607 Sunday afternoon.
Police say 36-year-old Joseph Nunnelley was traveling south on Highway 607 just before 2 p.m. when his vehicle left roadway striking a tree.
According to the report, Nunnelley was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead on the scene.
His passenger, 24-year-old Echo Cummins was airlifted to University of Kentucky Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Police say the investigation is ongoing and they couldn’t determine why the vehicle left the roadway.