Woman killed in single-car accident in Petersburg, KY

BOONE COUNTY, KY (FOX19) - A single car accident in Petersburg, KY has claimed the life of a woman Monday afternoon.

A short time after 5:00pm, 50-year-old Barbara Hensley was traveling westbound on Belleview Road (KY-20) near Aurora ferry when she failed to negotiate a curve.

Her truck traveled left of the roadway, struck a sign and then rolled. Hensley was ejected from the vehicle and pronounced dead on the scene by first responders.

Officials have indicated that she overcorrected after hitting the sign causing the truck to roll.

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