Kentucky State Police say a man died Sunday because of his injuries from a traffic crash.
Troopers say 46-year-old John Jones, of Providence, was pronounced dead at the scene of that crash that happened on U.S. 41 about a mile north of Providence at about 1:40 a.m. Sunday morning.
According to state police, 20-year-old Nicholas Marvel was driving northbound on U.S.41-A, approaching Jones' truck, who was southbound on U.S.41-A.
Authorities say Marvel struck Jones in the front driver side, and the Webster County Coroner's Office says Jones died at the scene.
21-year-old Jody Jones, who was a passenger in Jones' vehicle, was transported to Regional Medical Center in Madisonville due to his injuries.
Trooper say Marvel and his passenger 20-year-old Jonathon Dame refused treatment at the scene.
The crash is still under investigation.
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