Icy roads blamed in deadly Rowan County crash

MOREHEAD, Ky. (WKYT) - Police think icy roads played a role in a deadly crash in Rowan County Wednesday afternoon.

The crash happened just before 4 p.m. on Highway 801 at the I-64 overpass near Morehead.

Kentucky State Police say 66-year-old William Snipes, of Miamisburg, Ohio, lost control of his truck on the icy bridge and hit an oncoming SUV head-on.

Police say Snipes died at the scene.

The other driver was not seriously injured.


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