An Adair County man is dead as a result of a two vehicle crash Thursday afternoon, February 22nd, in Russell County. According to Kentucky State Police, the accident happened when 31 year old James Spires of Columbia, driving a 1997 Toyota pickup truck, crossed over the center line of the roadway and struck an oncoming 2016 International tractor trailer operated by 38 year old Earl Luttrell of Russell Springs. Spires was pronounced dead at the scene. Luttrell was not injured. The accident happened on Highway 127 six miles north of Russell Springs.