Injured? Dial #WIN or #946 from your cellphone for your free consultation or call 1-800-LAW-NEED.
Call Us 24/7
( 1-800-529-6333 )
Click to Call 24/7

Georgia Man Tragically Killed in an I-64 Accident in Bath County, Kentucky

March 11, 2021

BATH COUNTY, KY - An accident news story on reports that a 29-year-old man from Georgia was tragically killed when the man lost control of his 18-wheeler and then crashed on I-64 in Bath County, Kentucky.*

According to the Kentucky State Police, the victim from Soperton, Georgia, tragically passed away when the Kenworth 18-wheeler truck was heading east on I-64, crossed the median, drove into the oncoming traffic in two westbound lanes, and then overturned in the westbound shoulder of I-64.

The truck accident was reported to Georgia highway Patrol troopers at around 1:15 pm.  The truck accident was located at the 123-mile marker in Bath County.  

According to Bath County Coroner Andrew Owens, the victim was tragically declared dead at the accident scene.  The news report states that Bath County Sheriff's Department was assisted by the Kentucky State Police, Kentucky State Police Division of Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, Owingsville Police Department, Bath County Fire and Rescue, Bath County EMS, and the Bath County Coroner's Office.

This accident investigation is currently under investigation by Kentucky State Police, Post 8, of Morehead, Kentucky.  No additional details were provided.  No names of those involved in the motor vehicle accident were released to the public.  No criminal charges have been filed at the time of the news story.  

Accident News is a safety and education initiative from Montlick & Associates, designed to help people better understand and thereby avoid common accident causes. To learn more about our injury prevention programs, please visit We hope you are never in a pedestrian accident, but if you or a family member are injured, call Montlick & Associates 24/7 for your free consultation at 1-800-LAW-NEED (1-800-529-6333) or use our live chat at


* Disclaimer / Questions / Concerns

Category: Accident News

Please Note:
All information provided by our blogs is general in nature and should not be relied upon as legal advice. Consult a Montlick attorney for details about your unique situation.