Owenton man killed in crash

Crash Site in Monterey, Kentucky from Google
Crash Site in Monterey, Kentucky from Google

An Owenton man is dead after a crash Wednesday morning in Monterey, Kentucky.

Kentucky State Police Troopers responded to Frank Clark Road around 7:00 a.m.

Investigators say a vehicle driven by Lamonte Richardson, 55, was traveling east when he lost control and struck a tree.

Both Richardson and passenger David Richardson, 59, were trapped in the vehicle.

Lamonte Richardson was not hurt, but David Richardson was pronounced dead at the scene.

Investigators believe the crash happened hours before they arrived.

Troopers say booth men were not wearing seat belts.

Lamonte Richardson is charged with DUI and investigators say more charges are pending.

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