Woman killed in car accident in Marion County

LEBANON, KY (WAVE) – A woman was killed in a car accident near Lebanon, Kentucky in Marion County Sunday morning.

The accident occurred around 10 a.m. on KY 84. According to Kentucky State Police, Ann Hope Mattingly, 62, was driving eastbound in a Chevy Blazer when she lost control of her SUV.

KSP Trooper Hensley believes the Blazer dropped off the shoulder of the road causing Mattingly to over-correct and hit a tree.

She was pronounced dead at the scene by the Marion County Coroner.

KSP was assisted at the scene by Marion County EMS, Lebanon Fire Department, Marion County Rescue Squad and the Marion County Sheriff's Department.

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