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UPDATED: One dead after Crash on Highway 15


Hazard, Ky. UPDATE

One man is dead and another is in critical condition after a single-vehicle crash on Highway 15 Thursday evening.

Jonathan Scott Blank, 19, of Hazard, was pronounced dead at the University of Kentucky Medical center.

Douglas Andrew Blank, 23, also suffered injuries in the accident. He is listed in critical condition at UK Medical Center.

ORIGINAL STORY

A single vehicle accident injures two in Hazard Thursday night.

An orange Dodge Charger traveling on North Kentucky Highway 15 struck a guard rail, flipped, and traveled about 100 yards before landing, according to Kentucky State Police.

Two people were ejected from the car, according to witnesses.

They were flown out of Hazard and suffered serious injuries, Kentucky State Police said.


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