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One dead, one injured in Letcher Co. crash

A crash in Letcher County along Highway 7 has left one dead and another injured.

Police say 29-year-old Tim Sexton was traveling southbound when his car overturned into a ditch. The passenger, 28-year-old Shannoka Adams, was not wearing a seatbelt and was ejected from the vehicle. Adams was transported to the Whitesburg ARH Hospital where she was pronounced dead by the Letcher County coroner. Sexton was also transported to Whitesburg ARH and later flown to a Tennessee trauma center for minor injuries.

Filed under: Letcher Co. | Car Accidents


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