Mad. Co. Coroner: Man Dies After Shooting Himself While Driving


UPDATE: we spoke with the Coroner and he says the 21 year old victim’s name has not yet been released pending notification to his family, however he has reason to believe the gun most definitely went off before the car crashed. There were no other injuries. Listen to the coroner’s interview on all Wallingford Radio stations and tonight on the afternoon headlines.

MADISON COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18) — A man died Monday morning after apparently shooting himself while driving and then crashing into another vehicle in Waco, officials say.

The Madison County Coroner says the incident took place in front of Bybee grocery along Kentucky Highway 52.

Authorities say the man driving the other vehicle was not injured.

Police were responding to the scene and the case remains under investigation.