Fatal Collision in Oak Grove

OAK GROVE, Ky. (WBKO) -- Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal single-vehicle collision that occurred near mile marker 92 on Interstate-24 in Oak Grove shortly before 3:00 p.m. Wednesday.

The preliminary investigation reveals the vehicle exited the right shoulder of the road, traveled up an embankment, then back down. The auto then re-entered the road and overturned as it crossed both eastbound lanes, coming to rest upright in the median.

One victim was pronounced dead at the scene. The other victim was taken by Air Evac to a Nashville hospital for treatment. Their names were being withheld until the next of kin had been notified.

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