Victim in fatal I-64 crash in Kentucky identified

Published: Feb. 15, 2021 at 7:15 AM EST
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CARTER COUNTY, Ky. (WSAZ) - The victim in a fatal crash near Carter County has been identified by police.

Kentucky State Police troopers said the crash happened near the 160 mile marker near the Olive Hill exit early Monday morning.

A release from Kentucky State Police says a passenger car lost control due to ice and snow and collided with a guardrail and a semi-truck.

The driver of the car, Angel Johnson, 43, was not wearing a seat belt and was ejected out of the vehicle. She was pronounced deceased on scene.

Troopers said there have been several reports of black ice and hazardous road conditions in that area.

Carter County EMS, Grayson Fire Department, Olive Hill Fire Department and Carter County Sheriffs Office responded to the crash.

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