One killed, one injured in moped accident

One person is dead and another hospitalized after an accident in Powell County this morning.

The Powell County Sheriff's Department says they responded to to a moped versus truck and trailer
accident on 9th and 11th Street's in Clay City this morning shortly before noon.

The driver was killed and 12 year old passenger injured.

The victim's name isn't being released at this time.

The juvenile is at U. K. Hospital and is stable according to the
Sheriff's Department.

Deputies say a witness told him that the moped ran a stop sign and collided with the side of the trailer portion of the rig.

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