Leitchfield man dies in rollover crash on Western Kentucky Parkway

ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (WTVQ) – A single-car rollover crash took the life of a Leitchfield man early Thursday morning on the Western Kentucky Parkway in Hardin County, according to Kentucky State Police.

Investigators say for some unknown reason, the 2000 Toyota Camry 26-year old Jacob Wisdom was driving west near the 120 mile marker in the parkway, went into the median and overturned several times.  KSP says Wisdom was thrown from the car and died at the scene.

KSP says the accident happened around 4:47 a.m. EDT.

The affected portion of the Western Kentucky Parkway was partially closed in order to allow troopers to reconstruct the collision.

KSP Post 4 was assisted at the scene by the Hardin County Sheriff’s Office, White Mills Fire Department, Hardin County EMS and the Hardin County Coroner’s Office.

The collision remains under investigation by reconstructionist Trooper Tyler Lynch.

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