Hart Co. Fatal Crash

Alcohol is believed to be the cause of a fatal crash in Hart County.

Police say 62-year-old Edwin Pearce of Greensburg, Ky., was traveling down Kentucky 218 when he crossed the center line and hit a truck head on.

State Police say the driver of truck, 58-year-old D.L. Bryant of Hardyville, Ky., was pronounced dead on the scene.

Pierce was transported to T.J. Samson Hospital and later flown to the University of Louisville hospital for injuries.

Pierce is being charged with driving under the influence.