Woman killed in I-75 accident in Grant County

GRANT COUNTY, KY (FOX19) - A woman died on Wednesday after an accident in Grant County.

Police say Jacob Evans, 29, of Owensboro, KY, was heading northbound on I-75 in a four door black Honda. He lost control of the car, and hit a white 2011 Ford Ranger pickup truck, which was parked on the right shoulder of the highway at mile marker 165.

The truck, driven by Danny Marsh, had stopped to help a prior, unrelated collision and was not inside the vehicle at the time.

Nora Green, 28, the passenger and wife of Evens, was killed in the accident and pronounced dead at the scene by the Grant County Coroner.

Evans was taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital in Florence for his injuries.

The accident remains under investigation by the Dry Ridge Post of the Kentucky State Police.

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