Tractor-trailer crash shuts down KY 2012 in Bell County
Kentucky State Police responded to a tractor-trailer crash Tuesday morning.
Police said Franklin Collins Jr., 36, of Manchester was traveling east on KY-2012 around 10:21 a.m. at the intersection of Balkan Road in the Calloway community when he lost control of the tractor-trailer.
Troopers said the truck overturned and hit a telephone pole.
Franklin was ejected from the truck.
He was taken to a local hospital with serious injuries.
Police said they do not suspect drugs or alcohol to be a factor in the crash.
KY-2012 is shut down while crews respond to the scene.
The crash is under the investigation by Trooper Don Perry.
We will continue to update this article as we learn more.