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Wreck on KY15 fatal to Camp Branch man

A 42-year-old Camp Branch man died Tuesday morning after a one-vehicle wreck at Dry Fork.

Gregory Collins, of Sugar Run Road, was pronounced dead at 10:02 a.m. on March 10 by Letcher County Deputy Coroner Robbie Campbell.

Kentucky State Police said Collins was operating a 1998 Dodge Neon northbound on Highway 15 at 7:58 a.m. when the vehicle drifted off the shoulder and hit a guardrail before crossing all lanes of traffic and running into a ditch. Police said the vehicle crossed all lanes of traffic a second time before hitting a guardrail and turning over.

Police said Collins was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle.

KSP Trooper Derek Hall is investigating.

Letcher Funeral Home has charge of funeral arrangements, which were not complete at press time.

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