Edmonson Voice Staff Report:
A Hart County man has died as a result of injuries sustained in an ATV crash earlier today in the Canmer community, according to Kentucky State Police.
KSP Post 3 in Bowling Green said they received a call for service in reference to a single vehicle ATV collision that had occurred near the 5600 block of North Jackson Highway (US 31E) in Canmer.
According to a KSP press release, Larry C. Rogers (77) of Canmer, was operating a 1995 Polaris ATV southbound on North Jackson Highway when he lost control of his vehicle, causing it to exit off the southbound shoulder of the roadway prior to striking a tree. Rogers was transported from the scene by Hart County EMS to the Medical Center at Caverna.
Larry C. Rogers succumbed to his injuries at the Medical Center at Caverna at approximately 5:00 PM, according to KSP. He was pronounced deceased by the Hart County Coroner's Office.
The investigation is still ongoing and being led by Trooper Michael Murray, who was assisted by Linwood Fire Department, Hardyville Fire Department, Hart County EMS, Hart County Coroner’s Office and the Hart County Sheriff’s Department.