Road reopens following deadly crash in Breathitt County

BREATHITT COUNTY, Ky. (WTVQ) – A single-vehicle crash left one person dead and a state road temporarily closed in Breathitt County Thursday afternoon, according to investigators.

The crash happened on KY 15 in front of the Kentucky River Community Care facility, south of Quicksand, according to the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet.

The road was closed for two hours.  A detour was in place.

The victim’s name wasn’t immediately released.

The crash is under investigation.

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