Fatal Wrong-Way Accident Reported in Robertson County
A 37-year-old woman from Oak Grove, Kentucky, died when she was involved in a wrong-way car accident on Interstate 24 in Robertson County Saturday night.
Per a report by Smokey Barn News, the crash occurred when her 2013 Chevrolet Sonic entered the eastbound lanes of I-24 in Pleasant View, Tennessee, heading westbound. Her vehicle then collided head-on with a semi-truck at mile marker 22. Her vehicle was found 150 feet away from the crash scene, as the impact of the collision caused it to roll about 100 yards to the center median of the interstate.
Emergency responders pronounced the woman dead at the scene of the crash. A report by the Tennessee Highway Patrol says that she tested positive for alcohol and drugs after the crash.