A Kentucky man is dead following a fatal collision on Interstate 65 in Warren County.
On Friday evening at 5:30 p.m., the Kentucky State Police Post 3, Bowling Green received a call for service in reference to a single-vehicle wreck that had resulted in a fatality. The collision had occurred on I-65 near the 26-mile marker in Warren County. KSP personnel responded to the scene of the collision, according to a news release.
A preliminary investigation has revealed that Gerald W. Andres, 69, of Floyds Knob, was operating a 1955 Chevrolet passenger car traveling southbound. According to witnesses, Andres lost control of his vehicle and exited off the right shoulder of the southbound lane of travel. Upon exiting the roadway, the vehicle struck an earth embankment causing it to overturn. Andres, who was unrestrained at the time of the collision, was ejected from the vehicle. Gerald Andres was pronounced deceased on the scene by the Warren County Coroner’s Office, the release stated.
The investigation continues and is currently being led by Trooper Aaron Harris. He was assisted on scene by other KSP personnel, Alvaton Fire Department and Warren County Coroner’s Office.
No further information is available for release at this time.