TRIGG COUNTY, KY (Heartland News at 9) - One person is dead following a two-vehicle crash on US 68 at 4:38 p.m. on Monday, April 9.
The Kentucky Transportation Cabinet reported that a vehicle, driven by Erica Nyakeraka, 35 of Cadiz, Ky., failed to slow down approaching a semi-truck that a just pulled on to US 68 driven by Virgil Litwiller, 70 of Farmington, Ky. and hit the semi
Nyakeraka was transported to a local hospital where she was pronounced dead.
US 68 was closed for several hours as the crash was cleared and all lanes were re-opened
This is just west of the Trigg-Christian County line along the westbound lanes of US 68/KY 80.