A Pulaski County woman was killed Tuesday in a crash involving a Kentucky State Police trooper, according to a news release.
Police said trooper Joshua Brainard was driving south on U.S. 27 in his 2011 Ford Crown Victoria patrol car when Denese L. Koval, 56, pulled into his path from a side road, causing the wreck.
Koval, of Nancy, was taken to Lake Cumberland Regional Medical Center, where she was pronounced dead.
Brainard was not seriously hurt.
The wreck happened about 7 p.m. at U.S. 27 and Waitsboro Road, south of Somerset.