Victim identified in Gene Snyder Freeway accident

Victim identified in Gene Snyder Freeway accident
One person died in a crash on the Gene Snyder Freeway. A backup lasted several hours. (Source: Trimarc.org)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WAVE) - The name of a man killed in a single vehicle accident on the Gene Snyder Freeway has been released.

Justin Dean Adamson, 28, a resident of northern Bullitt County, died at University of Louisville Hospital from trauma he suffered in the accident, according to the Jefferson County Coroner’s Office.

Louisville Metro police say Adamson’s Toyota 4Runner was traveling north on I-265 around 8 p.m. Sunday when he tried to miss a tire in the roadway. Adamson lost control of the vehicle, ran off the road and was ejected from the SUV.

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No one else was injured.

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