A car flipped off the interstate and onto a road below.
It happened Tuesday afternoon on Elk Lick Road at Old Richmond Road near the Madison County line.
27 NEWSFIRST has learned the car was traveling at a high rate of speed northbound on the interstate when the crash happened.
Police say a 76-year-old woman was in the car. She was taken to UK hospital, where she later died.
Her name has not been released.
Police say it appears the woman was trying to avoid a parked car on the side of the interstate when the crash happened.