Richmond KY man dies in collision with car on Tuesday afternoon


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Kentucky State Police and the Richmond Post are investigating a fatal collision that left one person dead in Madison County on Tuesday afternoon.

Police say the crash happened just before 2 p.m. on Boonesboro Road (KY-627) in Madison County.

The victim was identified as Glen D. Wagoner, 69, of Richmond, by Madison County Coroner Jimmy Cornelison.

Police say initial investigation indicates a 2019 Dodge Ram 1500 driven by Wagoner was traveling northbound on Boonesboro Road (KY-627) when it left the roadway, hitting a culvert and overturning, causing the ejected.

The investigation is being led by KSP Post 7 Trooper Chris Damron. He was assisted at the scene by personnel from KSP, Madison County Fire Department, Madison County Emergency Department, Whitehall Fire and the Madison County Coroner.

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Taylor Six is ​​the criminal justice reporter at the Herald-Leader. She was born and raised in Lexington at Lafayette High School. She graduated from Eastern Kentucky University in 2018 with a degree in journalism. She previously worked as a government reporter for the Richmond Register.