Call for a free consultation


Early morning crash kills one in Kentucky

When accidents occur, they are seldom victimless. Whether those involved suffer minor scrapes or life-changing injuries, the result is often costly medical bills, lasting distress and even complex legal processes. While some seek answers and justice for the incident, others simply fight to come to terms with what has happened. Sadly, accidents like this happen every day in the United States, and Kentucky is no exception.

One such event happened in the early hours of the morning in Johnson County. The crash occurred when an SUV allegedly drifted into the wrong lane, tragically colliding with a coal truck. The truck driver escaped without injuries, but sadly the SUV driver was killed in the crash.

While it is fortunate that no one else was injured in this crash, this incident, like so many others, still claimed a life. In the wake of such an event, the loved ones of the deceased may be searching for answers or wondering where to turn. Bills may be stacking up and dependents may be under duress beyond just their grief. One accident can have a terrible ripple effect.

Unfortunately, crashes like this are not uncommon and every year families are left grieving the loss of their loved ones. It can be hard to know what to do when you are struck by such a tragedy, but you do not have to go through it alone. An attorney may be able to suggest some steps you can take both to seek justice for your loved one?s injuries and remuneration for their loss.

Source: WSAZ, "UPDATE: One Dead in Crash on US 23, Name Released," April 8, 2015

No Comments

Leave a comment
Comment Information
Question Mark

Do I Have A Case?

Bold labels are required.

Please note that First AND/OR Last Name, and Email AND/OR Phone are required.

Contact Information

The use of the Internet or this form for communication with the firm or any individual member of the firm does not establish an attorney-client relationship. Confidential or time-sensitive information should not be sent through this form.


Privacy Policy

T.J. Smith I'm Your Lawyer

T.J. Smith... He'll Make 'Em Pay!
T.J. Smith... He'll Make 'Em Pay!

T.J. Smith, Attorney at Law
600 W Main Street Suite 100
Louisville, KY 40202

Phone: 502-792-7937
Phone: 502-589-2560
Phone: 270-261-4114
Fax: 502-540-1200

Louisville Law Office Map

  • The American Trial Lawyers Association - Top 100 Trial Lawyers
  • Multi-Million Dollar Advocates Forum
  • American Association for Justice
  • America's Most Honored Professionals
  • Kentucky Justice Association
  • Best of Louisville