State police open road following deadly crash in Ky.

State police open road following deadly crash in Ky.
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TRIGG COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - Kentucky State Police reported a deadly crash in Trigg County around 3:45 a.m.

Officials said Trigg County Emergency Management reported that KY 525/New Hope Road was restricted to one lane due to the crash.

This is east of the intersection with KY 139/South Road in Trigg County.

An initial investigation reveals Andrew P. Francis, 40 of Cadiz was driving a Mazda car traveling west on New Hope in Trigg County.

For an unknown reason, Francis exited the left shoulder of the roadway. The vehicle then struck a concrete embankment and fence.

The collision caused the vehicle to roll over and the victim was ejected from the vehicle. Francis was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Trigg County Coroner.

Francis was not wearing a seat-belt at the time of the collision.

Several Trigg County emergency response agencies assisted at the crash site.

The investigaiton is ongoing.

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