Car Accident Kills Two People Including A Pregnant Woman

A car crash in eastern Kentucky kills two people including a pregnant woman.

Police say 24-year old Jami Whitaker of Hazard was driving on Kentucky 80 Wednesday morning just outside Martin, when her car slammed into the back of a coal truck.

Witnesses say she was speeding and couldn't safely pass the truck.

Whitaker and her boyfriend, Neil Fugate, who's also from Hazard, were pronounced dead at the scene.

The driver of the coal truck was not hurt.

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