Police investigate fatal accident on I-75

Posted by Trina Kinstler - email

CORINTH, KY (FOX19) -- Police are investigating a fatal accident that occurred on Interstate 75 in Grant County.

Police say Charles G. Lake, 73, of Corinth, was pulling a trailer containing scrap metal with his Ford Ranger when he lost control of his vehicle around 8:30 a.m. Thursday morning. The truck ran off the road and rolled over several times.

Lake was pronounced dead at the scene. His passenger, William Lake, 23, was taken to St. Elizabeth Hospital, where he was treated for non-life threatening injuries.

The accident remains under investigation.