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Smith County Fatality

A KENTUCKY MAN LOST HIS LIFE IN A ONE VEHICLE ACCIDENT MONDAY IN SMITH COUNTY.  A 2005 INTERNATIONAL, DRIVEN BY LARRY K. WILLIAMS OF PARIS KENTUCKY WAS NORTHBOUND ON K-8 HIGHWAY.  THE TRUCK WENT OFF THE EAST SIDE OF THE ROAD.  WILLIAMS OVERCORRECTED AND WENT OFF THE WEST SIDE OF THE ROAD.  THE TRUCK ROLLED AND CAME TO REST ON ITS WHEELS. WILLIAMS WAS TAKEN TO THE SMITH COUNTY HOSPITAL AND THEN TRANSPORTED BY LIFELINE TO THE GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL IN KEARNEY, WHERE HE PASSED AWAY.  THE ACCIDENT OCCURRED AT 3:06 MONDAY AFTERNOON EIGHT MILES NORTH OF ATHOL ON K-8 HIGHWAY, ACCORDING TO THE KANSAS HIGHWAY PATROL REPORT.