A fatal wrong-way crash killed one person named John Marshall on Sunday near Gene Snyder. This incident is being looked into by the Louisville Metro Police Department. Keep reading to know more.
Gene Snyder crash explained:
One person was killed in a fatal wrong-way collision on the Gene Snyder early on Sunday. Officers responded to a complaint of a collision on I-265 West at Beulah Church Road at around 5 a.m., according to Louisville Metro spokeswoman Dwight Mitchell.
It was confirmed that the victim was a resident of KY and his name is John Marshall. Early inquiry, according to police, revealed that a car that caught fire when it collided head-on with a box truck while driving east in the westbound lanes.
What happened to John Marshall?
The car’s driver, John Marshall passed away before to being transferred to the hospital. Police are unsure if there were any further occupants in the car, according to Mitchell.
It was known that the deceased driver was John Marshall who was the resident of Louisville, Kentucky. He was a hard working family man. He left behind a beautiful little girl.
The driver of the box truck was unharmed. The Traffic Unit of the LMPD is now looking into this matter.
Since the collision, all lanes have been cleared and reopened, according to TRIMARC, as of 10:04 a.m.
Call the anonymous tip line at (502) 574-5673 or use the online tip form if you were nearby at the time or think you may have information. Or else give information to the online Crime Tip portal at LMPD crime advice portal.
On social media, tributes to John poured in from people expressing their adoration for his love and friendship.
Tributes to John Marshall:
Taylor Sturgeon posted,
At a complete loss for words, I’m so sorry your life was cut so short. I’ll be praying for your family and your beautiful baby girl. rest ￼easy John Marshall
Desiree Montgomery posted,
Posting this doesn’t even seem real !! This man was the sweetest and goofiest person you’d ever meet !! Love you John !! Get your rest I’ll for ever be grateful to have known you.
Shane Paige posted,
RIP John Marshall this is so tragic. My condolences to the family.
Darrin Risinger posted,
Damn John Marshall this one hits home RIP homie !!!!
Carrissa Striegel posted,
Our family wants to let everyone know that we lost my baby brother in a car accident early this morning. Please keep my family in your thoughts and prayers as I honestly don’t know what I’m going to do to help my mom through this and how I’m going to make it myself.
John you were and are a big piece of my heart. I don’t know how I’m going to live without you. Please send me something bc I need you so bad.
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