PERRY COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – Kentucky State Police have released the name of the victim of a deadly crash last week in Perry County.
The accident happened on Friday on KY 463 in the Slemp community. Investigators say an SUV being driven by 47-year-old Timmy Coots, of Wooton, crossed the center line and hit a dump truck. Coots continued on and struck another dump truck.
Coots was pronounced dead at the scene. The two passengers in his vehicle suffered non-life threatening injuries. The drivers of the dump trucks were not injured.
KSP says impairment is suspected in the crash, but did not specify what kind of impairment. Troopers also say seat belts were not used.