A Lee County man is dead after an early morning accident.
It happened just after six Thursday morning on highway 15 in the Bonnyman area of Perry County.
Kentucky State Police say the driver of the truck 36-year old Brian Hughes was a passenger in apparently fell asleep and hit a rock embankment.
Hughes died at the scene.
No word on the condition of the driver.
Police say no one was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.