Whitley County accident leaves one dead, one injured

WHITLEY COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) UPDATE: We now know the name of the man killed in a car accident early Saturday morning.

The Whitley County Coroner tells us Bernie Kilgore, 48, of Corbin died as a result of the accident.

There is no word on the other person involved in the crash.
One person is dead and another injured following a wreck early Saturday morning.

Police say they were dispatched to Beet Creek Road in Whitley County just after midnight Friday.

We are told only one vehicle was involved in the accident that left one dead and another injured.

That injured person was airlifted for treatment.

At this time, police say they suspect the vehicle over-corrected and that drugs or alcohol are not suspected factors.

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