Fatal Car vs Train Accident in Grayson County

BIG CLIFTY, Ky (WBKO) -- A car is hit by a train in Grayson County, killing a man and sending a child to the hospital.

Police say around 5:00 Saturday morning, a car driven by Carl Roof, 62, was hit by a southbound train on the driver's side at the railroad crossing on Hughes Mill Road in Big Clifty.

The car was hit on the driver's side, then overturned.

Roof died at the scene.

A juvenile passenger was flown to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.


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