Carroll County accident involves Sheriff

CARROLLTON, KY (FOX19) - The Kentucky State Police are currently at the scene of an accident in Carroll County that involves an officer.  FOX 19 has learned that Carroll County Sheriff Ben Smith has been seriously injured in a car accident.

The accident is off highway 36 on the east side of the county.  Sheriff Smith was flown to the hospital.

FOX19 will update when more is available.