STANFORD - A 19-year-old Crab Orchard man died and two others were injured Monday in a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 150, 5.9 miles east of Stanford near the Cedar Creek Lake, state police said.
This was the first fatality on the new stretch of U.S. 150 between Crab Orchard and Stanford.
Ferand W. Dillingham was pronounced dead at 6 a.m. at the scene by Lincoln County Coroner Bill Demrow. Deputy Coroner Farris Marcum said an autopsy showed that Dillingham died of internal injuries.
James E. Brooks, 41, and his passenger, Robin D. Brooks, both of Harrodsburg, suffered multiple injuries, according to Trooper Clyde Bertram.
The two in the Brooks vehicle were taken by Stanford Emergency Medical Service to Fort Logan Hospital for treatment. Robin Brooks was airlifted to the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.