breakingnews FATALACCIDENT 300Oak Grove, Ky. (10/30/13) – The Kentucky State Police investigated a fatal accident at approximately 4:41 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 29 at the mile maker 81 and Interstate 24 in Oak Grove.

Carl F. Mason, 63, of Cadiz was driving eastbound on I-24 and approaching the northbound exit ramp of the Pennyrile Parkway. A witness told police that his vehicle made an abrupt lane change, causing him to drive off into the median and passing in the right lane.
 
Mason attempted to exit at 81 mile marker but failed to negotiate the right turn. Mason’s vehicle exited the left shoulder of the roadway and traveled down the embankment. His vehicle then overturned and hit a ditch filled with large rock, coming to a final rest on top of the ditch.

Officials say Mason was wearing his seatbelt.

Mason was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Christian County Assistant Coroner.
 
Amber Averitt
SurfKY News

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

August 24, 2015 11222

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 6203

Alleged Burglar Calls 911 to Report Fire

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 5112

UPDATE: Four Dead, Two Survive Boating Accident

by SurfKY News
August 27, 2015 4663

All is Well after MNHHS Lockdown

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 4391

MPD Coducting Sobriety Checkpoints

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

August 06, 2015 16589

Muhlenberg Woman Reportedly Suffers Violent…

by SurfKY News
August 24, 2015 11222

Teen Reports Slasher Attempted to Attack Him on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

August 30, 2015 2903

UPDATED: 'He Fought the Law ... but, the Law Won'

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1609

UK Part of First Study on Marijuana Compound…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1319

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1150

Kentucky State Park Camping Deal Offered in…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 1125

All Occasions Formals to Host Celebration to…

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 29, 2015 1020

UK Student Gaming System to Support Learning for…

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 985

Police Searching for Suspect for Attempted ATM…

by SurfKY News
August 30, 2015 893

Commission Recommends Zoning Changes at Mahr…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 552

Keeping the Faith - 'The Wisdom to Wait'

by SurfKY News
August 29, 2015 513

Hooked on Science - 'Inertia Antenna'

by SurfKY News