Accident Sunday Morning Claims Two Lives

(700 WLW)- Two people are dead following a single vehicle crash on Southbound 71/75 at mile marker 176 near Richwood Road in Boone County, Kentucky. The accident happening just before 10 o'clock Sunday morning. Witnesses telling police the pickup truck's rear tire, on the driver's side came off and the truck lost control. The vehicle flipped into an embankment and two people were ejected. 35 year old Preston Gilbert, of Glens Fork, Kentucky was pronounced dead at the scene. 47-year-old Robert Gilbert later died at UC Medical Center. Police continue their investigation.