Kentucky State Police were working a fatal crash Wednesday afternoon in Garrard County.
A woman was killed in the crash between a tractor-trailer and a car, Garrard County Coroner Daryl Hodge said.
The identity of the woman has not been released pending notification of relatives, Hodge said.
The crash happened on U.S. 27 near Ky. 34 before 12:30 p.m., Hodge said.
The southbound lanes of U.S. 27 were closed and traffic was being diverted onto one of the northbound lanes, according to a tweet from Trooper Robert Purdy, public affairs officer for the Richmond state police post.