Crash involved escaped inmate

We have new information about a Floyd County crash that killed one person earlier this week.

The Appalachian News Express reports James Mace, the man who allegedly crossed the center line on Kentucky 114, was an escaped inmate.

He allegedly had stolen copper wire and was being pursued by police when the crash happened.

63 year old Brenda Montgomery was in the other vehicle and died.

No charges have been filed.

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