Saturday morning at 4:43 a.m. Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead was notified of a two vehicle crash on Kentucky Highway 7 in Bruin.
Trooper Justin Reynolds, Elliott County Sheriff’s Office and Elliott County EMS responded to the scene. They found Chad Sansom, 23 of Russell was traveling south bound in a black dodge pickup, when he crossed the center line and struck a gray Chevy Cruze driven by Marsha Harper, 50 of Olive Hill.
Sansom was airlifted to St. Mary’s Hospital in Huntington for treatment. Harper was pronounced deceased at the scene. The incident remains under investigation by Trooper Justin Reynolds.