Madison County

One person dead in crash on Interstate 75 in Madison County

A Tennessee man was killed Wednesday in a crash that temporarily blocked a portion of Interstate 75 northbound in Madison County , according to police and media reports.

The collision occurred at the 84 mile marker, just pass U.S. 25, according to the Lexington Traffic Management Center.

In the single-vehicle collision, the man driving ran off the shoulder and flipped his vehicle, according to Kentucky State Police.

Madison County coroner Jimmy Cornelison identified the man who died as Randy Houldridge, 61, of Maryville, Tenn., according to WKYT, the Herald-Leader’s reporting partner. Cornelison also told the news station that a medical issue could have caused the crash.

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Mike Stunson covers breaking news and real-time news for the Lexington Herald-Leader and Kentucky.com. He is a 2011 Western Kentucky University graduate who has previously worked at the Paducah Sun and Madisonville Messenger as a sports reporter.
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