A Mount Juliet, Tenn., man died Thursday when the car he was driving east on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway in Adair County crossed the median and struck a westbound tanker truck head-on, according to Kentucky State Police in Columbia.
Donnie Crosslin Jr., 22, was pronounced dead at the scene about 7 miles west of Columbia, state police said.
The accident occurred about 1:13 p.m. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts.
The driver of the tanker, Gina T. Hammer, 45, of Glasgow, was not injured.
Crosslin had a history of epileptic seizures and was prescribed several medications, police said. An autopsy is to be performed Friday.