Very slow moving showers and thunderstorms will move into our area overnight and Sunday. The potential for flooding will be heightened in southern and eastern Kentucky.
One person was killed and two were hurt when a driver swerved to miss debris in the road. State Police say the crash happened Sunday night on I-71 North in Carroll County.
Troopers say 56-year-old William Wildeboer of Woodlawn was driving north on I-71, at the 39 mile marker, when he swerved to miss debris in the road. His vehicle went into a ditch and flipped several times. The deputy coroner pronounced Wildeboer dead at the scene.
A passenger in the vehicle, 51-year-old Mary Wildeboer of Woodlawn, was flown to the University of Louisville Hospital with life threatening injuries. A second passenger, 12-year-old Jesse Wildeboer of Woodlawn, was flown to Kosair Children’s Hospital in Louisville with life threatening injuries.
Troopers say everyone in the vehicle was wearing a seat belt.