A woman is dead, following a traffic accident in Powell County.
The crash occurred on Mountain Parkway near mile marker 33 around 8:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Police say Betty McKinzie, 68, was a passenger in a vehicle driven by Hope Taylor, 24, of Pike County. According to authorities, Taylor attempted to make an illegal U-turn, and her vehicle was struck by a van.
McKinzie died from her injuries after being ejected from her vehicle. Taylor and Joseph Phelps, 61, of Winchester received non life-threatening injuries.