Darren Doyle, story:
A Bee Spring man was killed in a single vehicle crash today in Bee Spring, according to the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office.
The Sheriff's Office said Ira Meredith, (88) of Jock Road, was headed south on HWY 259 near Jones and Gravil Tax Service around 1:30pm today in a 1998 Chevy S-10 pickup when his truck exited the right side of the roadway and overturned. Meredith was ejected from the passenger's side window.
He was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Edmonson County Coroner Brentley Esters, assisted by Deputy Coroner Richie Jones. It was reported Mr. Meredith was not wearing a seat belt at the time of the accident.
Officials at the scene said it was a possibility that Mr. Meredith suffered some sort of medical emergency that might have led to the crash. The accident is under investigation by the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office.
Also responding to the scene was Edmonson EMS, Kyrock Fire Department, and Edmonson County Emergency Management.