UPDATE: Accident claims life of one on Louie B. Nunn Parkway

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BARREN COUNTY, Ky. (WBKO) -- UPDATE, 10/28/17, 12:52 p.m

Kentucky State Police responded to a two vehicle collision in Barren County on Friday at 3:15 p.m. which occurred eastbound on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway, near the one mile marker.

The Kentucky State Police say that Steven Ward, 32, of Pulaski, Arkansas was traveling westbound on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway in a semi truck. The truck exited the left shoulder of the roadway, crossing into the median. The truck then crossed into the eastbound lane, where it struck a 2007 Nissan Altima passenger car, operated by Nathan Sewell, 43, of Glasgow.

Nathan Sewell was pronounced dead by the Barren County Coroner's Office.

The investigation is ongoing, and there are no other details available at this time.


An accident claims the life of one on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway, formerly known as the Cumberland Parkway.

Kentucky State Police say the incident happened in the eastbound lane of the former Cumberland Parkway between the half-mile and one-mile marker, closing down the eastbound lanes temporarily.

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