Lewis County crash kills Flemingsburg woman

VANCEBURG, Ky. (WYMT/WKYT) - One woman is dead after a crash on KY-57 in Lewis County.

Officials say Gary Barton, 51, of Flemingsburg, was driving a pickup when he left the highway and struck a tree Saturday night.

The truck partially overturned and landed on the driver's side over an embankment.

Barton was airlifted to Saint Mary's Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia where he is listed as stable condition.

The passenger, Rita Roberts, 42, also of Flemingsburg, was pronounced dead at the scene.


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