One dead in single-vehicle wreck

*UPDATE* The driver has been identified as Jacob Hampton, 32, of Morgantown.


BOWLING GREEN, Ky. – A Morgantown man died Thursday night in a single-vehicle wreck on Morgantown Road near the intersection with Jackson Bridge Road.

Warren County Sheriff’s Department responded to the call at 8:15 p.m., Sheriff Brett Hightower said.

The man was driving towards Morgantown when the driver appeared to have lost control and his car left the roadway, Hightower said.

The driver was the only occupant in the vehicle. His name is being withheld pending notification of next of kin.