Police: Man Not Wearing Seatbelt In Pike County Crash

An eastern Kentucky man is dead after an accident Wednesday afternoon.

Kentucky State Police say 83-year old Reed Potter's vehicle hit a tree after he ran off Kentucky Route 197 in the Ashcamp community of Pike County.

Potter was taken to Pikeville Medical Center where he was pronounced dead.

Police say Potter was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

The accident remains under investigation.

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