Deputies release name of man killed during crash on Wendell Ford Expy.

DCSO: 1 person killed in head-on crash on Wendell Ford Expy.

DAVIESS CO., Ky. (WFIE) - The sheriff’s office says one person was killed in a head-on crash on the Wendell Ford Expressway.

According to the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office, 93-year-old Maurice Magruder, of Owensboro, was driving a Ford Mustang east in the westbound lanes of the expressway when he hit an oncoming F-150 head-on.

Magruder was killed.

The news release from the sheriff’s office says four people from the F-150 were taken to the hospital for non-life threatening injuries. According to the sheriff’s office, two of the four people injured were under the age of three-years-old.

Alcohol is not believed to be a factor in this crash, the release says.

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