Louisville Car Accident Kills 1, Injures 6
According to authorities, the accident occurred when a green minivan, which was traveling eastbound, drove over black ice under a viaduct and spun out of control. That is when a gold Toyota, which was driving behind the van and also heading eastbound, reportedly hit the van from behind. The force of the impact caused the van to strike one of the pillars of the viaduct.
Rescue crews transported a total of seven people to University Hospital in Louisville where they were treated for injuries sustained in the unfortunate auto accident. One of the passengers in the van was later pronounced dead. Police have not released the names of those involved in the crash. Their conditions were not made available.
The fatal Louisville accident involving the two vehicles is still under investigation by local authorities.
This is a tragic and unfortunate accident. Our thoughts and condolences go out to all the victims and their families who were affected by the fatal crash.