3 Killed in Eastern Ky. Crash

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

JACKSON, Ky. (AP) -- State police say three people have died and two more suffered injuries when a truck flipped over on an eastern Kentucky highway.

WYMT-TV reports the crash happened Wednesday night in Breathitt County on Kentucky 3193.

Trooper Tony Russell said it appears the driver lost control of the vehicle, overcorrected and lost control of the vehicle. Russell said the truck, which had five passengers, began flipping and hit a house. He said no one was home at the time of the crash.

Those killed in the crash were 31-year-old Adam Fugate, 24-year-old Lee Campbell and 19-year-old Pearl Armstrong. The names of the injured haven't been released.

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