1 dead, 1 injured in Pulaski Co. car crash

EUBANK, Ky. (WTVQ) – The Pulaski County Sheriff says that a woman is dead after a wreck Sunday afternoon on Highway 70 in Eubank.

The Sheriff says they received a 911 call reporting the crash at about 6:30 p.m.  When they arrived, deputies say they discovered two people who had been thrown from a 2002 Chevrolet Corvette.

Photo Courtesy: Pulaski Co. Sheriff’s Office

Investigators say the car was traveling westbound on HWY 70 when the driver lost control of the vehicle.  Witness accounts say that the Corvette hit a concrete culvert, then an embankment, before going airborne, flipping several times before landing in a field.

Both the driver, 37-year-old Timothy J. Barron, and a passenger, 50-year-old Rhonda Sandidge, were thrown from the vehicle.  Barron was airlifted to University of Kentucky Medical Center.  No word on his condition.  Sandidge was taken to Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital where she was later pronounced dead.

The cause of the accident remains under investigation.

 

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