SALYERSVILLE, Ky. (WTVQ) – State Police say a woman who was a passenger in a pickup truck was killed in a crash Sunday afternoon in Magoffin County.
Investigators say Ellis Roark was driving a 2003 Ford Ranger pickup on KY 114 in Salyersville when he lost control of the truck and it struck a rock embankment.
A passenger, 53-year old Leah Roark Groce, of Salyersville, was killed, according to KSP.
Investigators say evidence at the crash site indicated Groce was not wearing a seat belt.
The accident is still under investigation.