Carrie Crotzer
State troopers work to recreate the scene of a single vechicle accident Thursday afternoon. The accident occurred around 3:15 p.m on westbound I-64 at milemarker 26.
Fatal accident claims one in Simpsonville

One person is dead after a one-vehicle accident on I-64 just west of Simpsonville’s Exit 28.

Kentucky State Police trooper Eddie Whitworth said there were two adults in the vehicle, a silver Toyota. The surviving adult, who was driving, was taken to the University of Louisville and two children were taken to Kosair Children’s Hospital with unknown injuries, he said.

Shelby County Chief Deputy Coroner Ittin Russell said that the passenger was declared dead at the scene. He does not know if she was wearing a seat belt, he said.