MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A 16-year-old Paducah girl died in a crash early on Tuesday morning, March 1.
According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, deputies were dispatched to the 1800 block of Lane Road at around 1:20 a.m.
Deputies say the investigation showed Farah Ervin was driving a 1999 Mercury Grand Marquis west on Lane Road. For unknown reasons, the car traveled off of the north side of the road and hit a large tree.
According to deputies, medical personnel worked on Ervin at the scene; however, she died from her injuries.
The McCracken County Coroner's Office, Paducah Police Department, Mercy Regional EMS, Reidland/Farley Fire Department and Speedy's Towing assisted at the scene.
Deputies say Lane Road was closed for about two hours.