LAUREL County, KY - The Laurel County Sheriff’s department is investigating a single vehicle traffic accident that occurred 10 miles north of London.
Police tell WKYT that the vehicle was traveling northbound on Ky 490, when it ran off the west shoulder of the road and hit a tree.
The driver was removed from the vehicle and transported to St Joseph Hospital in London, where he was later pronounced dead.
He was identified as 34 year old Chad Purvis of East Bernstadt.
Cause of the crash remains under investigation.