Piney Flats woman killed in Harlan County, Ky wreck

BLEDSOE, Ky. (WVLT) -- A Piney Flats woman died in a single-vehicle crash on Highway 221E in the Bledsoe area of Harlan County around 12:25 p.m. Sunday.

Kentucky State Police say 25-year-old Laura Spencer was driving west when she lost control of her car and hit a tree.

The car flipped and was found resting on its top in a stream.

Spencer was pronounced dead at the scene.

Troopers say she was not wearing a seat belt.

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