A Perry County man has died after crashing his vehicle into a tree Thursday afternoon.
According to Kentucky State Police, 20 year old Nicholas D. Cory of Dwarf hydroplaned on a wet road, lost control of his vehicle, and struck a tree along Highway 476. Cory was transported to Hazard ARH where he later died from his injuries. KSP tells WYMT that no seat belts were in use at the time of the collision.
The accident remains under investigation.