1 killed, 1 injured in Nelson County accident - wave3.com-Louisville News, Weather & Sports

1 killed, 1 injured in Nelson County accident

BARDSTOWN, KY (WAVE) – An accident in Nelson County has claimed the life of one man and sent another man to the hospital.

According to Deputy Jerry Hardin with the Nelson County Sheriff's Office, deputies responded to Balltown Road at 6:26 Saturday evening on a report of an accident.

Hardin said a car was traveling east on Balltown Road we the driver lost control of the vehicle. The car then crossed the center line, hit an embankment and overturned.

Driver Donald Foster, 62, of Lancaster, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Nelson County coroner. Passenger William Foster, 51, of Bardstown, KY was flown to University of Louisville hospital with unknown injuries. There is no word on his condition.

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