Fatal Accident Closes Highway 15, Road Now Open

An Eastern Kentucky road is back open after being shut down for several hours today due to a deadly accident involving a coal truck and a car.
It happened this afternoon on highway 15 in Letcher County near Isom.
Police say 47-year-old Wanda Wallace of Whitesburg was killed and 33-year-old Bonnie Walters, also of Whitesburg, was flown to the UK Medical Center.
Police say the truck driver, 38-year-old Jeffrey Little was treated at an area hospital and released.
We'll have more on this accident tonight at eleven on Mountain News Nightwatch.

WYMT CONTACT INFO 199 Black Gold Blvd. Hazard, KY 41701 606-436-5757 - switchboard 606-439-9968 - newsroom
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 5218686 - wkyt.com/a?a=5218686
Gray Television, Inc.