KSP: Monticello man dies in head-on collision

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MONTICELLO, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Monticello man was killed and his passenger critically injured in a head-on collision with a log truck Monday afternoon, according to State Police. Investigators say a 2001 Acura, driven by 28-year old Timothy E. Gregory of Monticello, collided head-on with a 1989 Freightliner log truck on KY 92E, about four miles east of Monticello.

State Police say Gregory died at the scene. His passenger, 31-year old Heidi Kennedy of Science Hill, was airlifted to UK Hospital in Lexington where she was listed in critical condition, according to KSP.

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The log truck was driven by 42-year old Timothy Stephens of Stearns, according to State Police.

Investigators say no one involved in the crash was wearing a seat belt.

State Police say drugs and alcohol were not suspected factors in the accident, which remains under investigation.