Car Crash

UPDATE 8/30 AT 8 AM: McCracken County Coroner Amanda Melton has identified Paducah native Anthony F. Cole as the victim in the deadly collision.

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY — McCracken County deputies found a man dead at 4000 block of Oaks Road inside a truck. 

The McCracken County Sheriff's Office said deputies were notified of a single vehicle collision in the area and investigation began right away to determine the cause of the collision.

The man was driving a full size pickup truck and travelling north bound on Oaks Road and for unknown reasons, left the roadway traveling to the right shoulder and hit a guard rail facing.

The pickup truck then overturned and struck a utility pole, coming to rest on the driver side.

The roadway were the crash happened was shut down for approximately an hour and a half for the collision to be investigated and the vehicle and man to be removed.

Following family notification the name of the man will be released. Anthony F. Cole