Taylorsville Rd. accident turns fatal after driver dies at hospital

Taylorsville Rd. accident turns fatal after driver dies at hospital

Taylorsville Rd. accident turns fatal after driver dies at hospital

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by WHAS11

WHAS11.com

Posted on July 10, 2012 at 10:47 AM

Updated Wednesday, Jul 11 at 4:06 AM

FISHERVILLE, Ky. (WHAS11) --  Taylorsville Road was temporarily closed after a serious accident Tuesday morning.

The accident happened around 7 just east of the Gene Snyder Freeway.

Police said 28-year-old John Burd of New Haven was heading eastbound on Taylorsville Road in his Ford Focus when he swerved into the westbound lane, hitting a SUV and a van head-on.

Burd was taken to University Hospital with life-threatening injuries. He was pronounced dead at 12:22 p.m.

The driver of the van is reported to have suffered minor injuries and was taken to a local hospital. The driver and passenger in the SUV were not hurt.

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