Louisville woman dies in Hart County wreck

Munfordville, Ky. – A Louisville woman died Monday night in a crash in Hart County.

Just before 8:30 p.m. Kentucky State Police Post 3 received a call for service in reference to a three-vehicle collision that occurred in Hart County.  Troopers responded to the collision near the 67 mile marker of Interstate 65 in the northbound lanes.

Several wrecks and water rescues were reported Monday night after a large amount of rain fell in the area.

Naomi Sparrow, 47, of Louisville was operating a 2014 Dodge Avenger near the 67 mile marker of I-65 northbound.  Sparrow’s vehicle struck a guardrail on the right shoulder of the roadway causing her vehicle to stall in the right lane of travel, according to a release from KSP.  A 2020 Kenworth being operated by Nettie Reeves, 48, of Palmersville, Tenn. struck the stationary vehicle.  Sparrow’s vehicle was then struck a second time by 2007 GMC SUV being operated by Brian Schumacher, 49, of Lima, Ohio.

The Hart County Coroner pronounced Sparrow dead at the scene.  There were no other injuries reported in the collision.

The collision remains under investigation.