Louisville, KY (March 5, 2020) – One person was killed and another person was critically injured in an early morning accident on River Road.
The fatal crash took place in the early morning hours of Sunday, March 1, at approximately 3:30 am. The incident occurred in the 6300 block of River Road in Louisville to which police and emergency services promptly responded.
The single-vehicle accident occurred when the driver of the car lost control of the car and hit a tree. When paramedics arrived on the scene, they discovered the driver was killed in the crash.
The only passenger that was present in the vehicle at the time of the crash was transported to the University Hospital in Louisville and is said to be in critical condition. The driver was pronounced dead at the scene.
The Louisville Metropolitan Police Department (LMPD) traffic unit is conducting further investigations. The identities of the victims have not been released.
Our thoughts are with everyone who was affected by this fatal accident. We hope for the injured passenger’s full recovery.
Fatal Car Accidents in Louisville, KY
Every year, hundreds of deaths in Kentucky are caused by automobile accidents alone. A whopping 40% of all yearly traffic-related fatalities are caused by car accidents. In addition, there are thousands of injuries that occur on Kentucky roadways each year. In 2017, there were 89 fatalities in Louisville due to car accidents.
When a loved one wrongfully dies or is injured in a car accident, the surviving family members are never the same. Family members often seek legal advice and/or compensation for their loved one’s pain and suffering, as well as seeking justice for their deceased loved one.
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