1 dead, 1 hurt in Boone Co. crash - Cincinnati News, FOX19-WXIX TV

1 dead, 1 hurt in Boone Co. crash

PETERSBURG, KY (FOX19) - A person is dead after a crash in Petersburg.

It happened around 12:40 a.m. Thursday morning on Petersburg Road near Second Creek Road.

Police say Gregory Crowe, 35, of Ludlow, was driving a Chevy Cobalt westbound when he lost control and struck a utility pole, shearing it and causing the car to roll over.

Crowe was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

His passenger, Ronald Botkins, 36, of Greendale, Ind., was transported to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Florence where he was treated and released.

The cause of the crash remains under investigation and is being investigated by the Boone County Sheriff's Department Accident Reconstruction Unit.

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