, Corbin, KY

January 23, 2013

Single-vehicle crash leaves man dead

The Times-Tribune

CORBIN — Times-Tribune Staff Report

A single-vehicle crash Tuesday night on Pine Top Road has left a man dead, according to a report from the Laurel County Sheriff’s Department.

Brandon Bush, 30, of London, was reportedly driving a Chevy S10 pickup truck about 7:40 p.m. down a hill on gravel road when he lost control in a sharp curve, sliding sideways into a tree. The impact on the driver’s side door led to fatal injuries.

Bush was pronounced dead by Laurel County Coroner Doug Bowling at the scene six miles west of London.

The wreck was investigated by Laurel Sheriff’s Deputy Greg Turner. He was assisted by Deputy Josh Scott and Senior Sgt. Greg Poynter.

Also assisting at the scene was London Laurel Rescue Squad, Ambulance Inc. of Laurel County, EMS and Colony Volunteer Fire Department.