UPDATE: Driver identified in deadly Laurel Co. crash


UPDATE: (11:50 a.m.) – A person killed in an early morning crash in London has been identified.

Laurel County Coroner Doug Bowling says 21-year-old Dillon Ellis was pronounced dead at the scene. Ellis was the driver and only person in the vehicle.

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LONDON, Ky. (WTVQ) — According to the Laurel County Sheriff’s Office, one person was killed early Monday morning in a crash on KY-1006.

Deputies say a vehicle was driving west-bound on KY-1006 around 3 o’clock Monday morning when it left the road, hit a utility pole, and flipped over an SUV parked along the road.

Police say the driver was pronounced dead on scene.

They don’t report any other injuries.

The Sheriff’s Office says they will release more information about the crash later Monday morning.

We’ll keep you updated here with the latest.