Smiths Grove, KY (September 16, 2020)- The Kentucky State Police Post 3, Bowling Green responded to a single vehicle injury collision just after 1:30 pm today. The collision occurred northbound on Interstate 65 near the 40 mile marker in Warren County.
The preliminary investigation indicated that 67 year-old Jeffery Midlar of Magnolia, Ky, was operating a 2001 Ford pickup in the northbound lanes of I-65. Midlar lost control of his vehicle and stuck the concrete wall dividing north and southbound lanes. Midlar, who was unrestrained at the time of the collision, was ejected from the vehicle. Jeffery Midlar was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Warren County Coroner’s Office.
The investigation is still ongoing and being conducted by Trooper Ashcon Karbasi. He was assisted on scene by Smiths Grove Fire Department, Bowling Green Fire Department Warren County Coroner’s Office, Medical Center EMS and KSP personnel. No other details are available for release at this time.