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Truck Driver, Employer Required To Pay Settlement In 2017 Crash

Posted at 11:55 AM, Aug 27, 2018
and last updated 2018-08-27 11:55:36-04

NELSON COUNTY, Ky. (The Kentucky Standard)– There’s been a settlement in the lawsuit against a truck driver nelsonand his employer in connection with a deadly 2017 crash.

The crash happened back in May 2017 on the Bluegrass Parkway near Bardstown.

Investigators say a semi driven by Richie Warren crossed the median and hit a car, killing 72-year-old Delmer O’Dell; his wife, Vivian; and their 3-year-old granddaughter, Kieren.

According to the agreement, Warren and his employer will have to pay $1.3 million to the victims.