Upton man killed in Nelson County crash

Upton man killed in Nelson County crash
The Nelson County Sheriff's Office says Neal Bowers, 73, died at the scene.

NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (WAVE) - One person has died after a crash in Nelson County.

Police say Neal R. Bowers, 73, of Upton, was traveling west on Martha Layne Collins Bluegrass Parkway when he, exited the left side of the roadway at mile marker 17.5, traveled several yards before reentering the roadway, over-corrected, then entered the median between the East and West bound lanes.

Police say Bowers was ejected from his pickup truck. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The Nelson County Sheriff’s Office is conducting the investigation.

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