KSP Troopers investigated a two vehicle, single fatality collision outside of Leitchfield on Sunday morning. Reports said that on Sunday, February 14, 2016 at 11:30 CDST, Dakota Powell (20) of Bee Springs was operating his 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse south in the 9000 block of Anneta Rd. (Ky. 259). Due to icy conditions, officials said he lost control of his vehicle and began to slide sideways and into the northbound lane.
According to officials, Danny Kennemore Jr. (30 ) of Leitchfield along with Jamie Kennemore (26, front passenger) and a juvenile male (back passenger) were traveling northbound on Anneta Rd. (Ky. 259) and struck the vehicle driven by Powell in the passenger side.
Dakota Powell was pronounced dead at the scene by the Grayson Co. Coroner’s Office. All the occupants in Kennemore’s vehicle were transported by ambulance to Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center with minor injuries. The accident is still under investigation by KSP Trooper Brandon Brooks.
No other information is available at this time.