1 person dead following rollover crash in Hopkins Co.

Driver killed in Hopkins Co. crash

HOPKINS CO., Ky. (WFIE) - One person is dead after a rollover crash on I-69 in Hopkins County.

Deputies say they responded to that accident around 6:30 Tuesday night.

They say the vehicle was traveling northbound on I-69. They say the roadway was iced over, and the driver lost control.

That’s when authorities say the vehicle left the right side of the road and struck a rock wall before rolling over.

The Hopkins County Coroner reports the driver, 44-year-old Steven Kinder, died at the scene,

They say the passenger in the vehicle was not injured.

However, authorities say neither person was wearing a seat belt at the time of the crash.

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