LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) – A teacher who taught first grade at Lakewood Elementary in Hardin County has died.

Suzanne Dennis was involved in a single-car crash Monday morning on U.S. 62.

Dennis taught in the Hardin County School district since 1993 and was in her 37th year of teaching.

In 2015, her daughter Laura Beth Hayes was named the 2016 WHAS11 ExCel award winner for the Elizabethtown Independent Schools.

The Hardin County Coroner says they do not have an official cause of death.

Funeral arrangements are pending.