1 dead after multi-vehicle crash in Okolona - WDRB 41 Louisville News

1 dead after multi-vehicle crash in Okolona

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Emergency crews responded to a fatal three-car crash in Okolona on Cooper Chapel Road at Maple Road off Smyrna Parkway around 7:30 Friday night. 

One male victim was pronounced dead at the scene. 

Two other victims were transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries. 

Officials say alcohol and speed may be factors in what caused the crash. They also say one person involved in the crash fled the scene, but was detained shortly after.

The investigation is ongoing. We will provide updates as they become available. 

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