BONNIEVILLE, Ky. (WBKO) -- Kentucky State Police, Post 3 Bowling Green responded to Bacon Creek Road in Hart County on September 16 to investigate a single vehicle injury collision.
During a preliminary investigation, troopers say Patrick Ross, age 48, of Louisville, Kentucky, was operating a 2000 Kia Sportage SUV, traveling southbound on Bacon Creek Road.
Officials say Ross’s vehicle exited the right shoulder of the roadway, hitting a tree. The vehicle then overturned, coming to final rest on its top.
Police say Ross was wearing a seatbelt at the time of collision, which they say was around 5:07 p.m.
The Hart County Coroner's Office pronounced Patrick Ross deceased.
The investigation is still ongoing and being led by Trooper Michael Murray.
He was assisted on scene by Hart County EMS, Hart County Coroner Reggie Pettit, Bonnieville Fire Department, and other KSP personnel.
No other details are available for release at this time.