Campbellsburg, KY. (Sept. 29, 2020) – The Kentucky State Police Post 5 in Campbellsburg is investigating a single vehicle collision resulting in the death of a Trimble County 17 year old juvenile. Just after 7:00pm, Post 5 dispatch received a report of an accident in the 5000 block of US 421 in Trimble County.
The initial investigation indicates the vehicle, while attempting to negotiate a curve, lost control and left the roadway before hitting several trees and nearly overturning. The car came to rest on it’s side. The juvenile operator of the vehicle was transported to Baptist Health in Lagrange for suspected minor injuries. The other occupant of the vehicle, a 17 year old from Bedford, was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Trimble County Coroner.
There were no other vehicles involved in the collision, and criminal charges are not anticipated. The investigation remains ongoing at this time.
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