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KSP Investigates Fatal Collision in Madison County

Date of News Release: 08/28/2016

RICHMOND, Ky. (August 28, 2016) - The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is investigating a fatal collision that temporarily closed I-75 southbound near the 85 mile marker this afternoon just after 2:00 pm.

The initial investigation indicates that a 2005 Cadillac passenger car and a 2014 Harley Davidson motorcycle operated by David C. McDowell, 67 years old of Louisville collided while trying to avoid a previous collision near the 85 mile marker on I-75 SB. As a result of the collision, David C. McDowell was fatally injured and was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Madison County Coroner.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by KSP Trooper Darrel Hutchison.