Fatal Crash in Barren County

Update: Authorities have released the identity of a Glasgow man killed in a head on collision Tuesday evening. Barren County deputies say around 6 pm, Mark Detweiler, 19 of Munfordville was traveling east bound on Happy Valley road in his 2011 Chevrolet Camaro when he lost control due to water pooling on the roadway.

Deputies say he the 19-year-old told them he traveled across the center line and struck a 2013 Nissan Rouge driven by John Goad, 51, head on. Mr. Goad was pronounced dead on the scene and his passenger, Laura Goad,55 , was airlifted to the University of Louisville hospital with serious injuries.

Detweiler was also airlifted for treatment of serious injures.

The Barren County Sheriff’s Office is currently on the scene of a head-on collision that has resulted in a fatality on Happy Valley Road. The incident happened before 8:30 p.m.

Two other people were flown from the scene. 

The collision is under investigation. More details are expected to be released Wednesday morning.