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KSP Investigates Fatal Crash In Pike Co.

Posted at 10:20 PM, Dec 13, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-13 22:20:53-05

PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)– One person died in a crash on US 119 in Pike County Thursday.

The crash happened around 3 p.m. near Pike Central High School.

The preliminary investigation reveals that a vehicle was traveling northbound when it crossed the median and struck another vehicle headed southbound, according to KSP. KSP said that the driver of the northbound vehicle, 48-year-old Carl Gross, of Raccoon, was partially ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead at the scene.

The crash remains under investigation.