Sheriffs Office: One dead after Sat. collision in Hopkins Co.

Sheriffs Office: One dead after Sat. collision in Hopkins Co.
(Source: Lyman, Jill)

HOPKINS CO., Ky. (WFIE) - Hopkins County Sheriff’s office says one person died after a vehicle crashed into a light pole in Hopkins County on Saturday.

Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office says they responded to a vehicle collision call on I-69.

They say the vehicle was traveling south on I-69 when it exited the left side of the roadway for unknown reasons.

Authorities say the vehicle collided with a drainage tile and continued driving, eventually crashing into a large light pole, spinning the vehicle around.

The driver was pronounced dead on scene by the Hopkins County Coroner.

The driver’s name will be released once the family is notified.

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