Barton Smith dies on Ky 229, Knox County two-vehicle accident

Barton Smith Death – Obituary: A car accident in Bailey Switch community of Knox County has claimed the life of Barton Smith, 73, of Barbourville around 8 a.m.

The preliminary investigation revealed that a 2010 silver Toyota Corolla driven by Smith was moving on Ky 229 when for an unknown reason, hit another vehicle.

Smith died in the crash.

The cause of the crash is still under investigation by the officials.

Our condolences to the family and loved ones of the deceased.