Crash Kills Mercer Woman, Injures Girl

A woman is killed after her car slams into a tree.

It happened on US Highway 68 in Mercer County.

Investigators say Theresa Hatfield hit a culvert causing her to slam into a tree.

Hatfield was pronounced dead at the scene. Her 7-year old daughter was in the car at the time of the accident. She was air lifted to UK and is in stable condition at this time.

Police say the accident could have been caused by a medical condition.

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