KSP: Drugs suspected in deadly accident in Rockcastle County

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MOUNT VERNON, Ky. (WTVQ) – State Police say drugs are suspected as a factor in a deadly accident in Rockcastle County on Thursday.

Investigators say 36-year old Thomas F. Bullen, of Mount Vernon, lost control of his pickup truck on Highland Drive in Mount Vernon shortly before 10:00 a.m.

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After losing control, the pickup traveled through a yard and hit the corner of a mobile home on Tincher Drive.

There were people in the home at the time, but they were not hurt, according to KSP.

Bullen, who was not wearing a seat belt, was pronounced dead at the scene, according to State Police. His passenger, 27-year old Zackery Mullins, of Brodhead, who State Police say was not wearing a seat belt, was not injured.



The deadly crash remains under investigation by State Police.