Canmer, KY (September 19, 2019)- At 3:38 P.M., Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green received a call for service in reference to a single vehicle ATV collision that had occurred in Hart County. Troopers responded to the scene of the collision located near the 5600 block of North Jackson Highway (US 31E) in the Canmer community.
Preliminary investigation has revealed that Larry C. Rogers (77) of Canmer, was operating a 1995 Polaris ATV southbound on North Jackson Highway. Rogers 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. He was pronounced deceased by the Hart County Coroner’s Office.
The investigation is still ongoing and being led by Trooper Michael Murray. He was assisted by Linwood Fire Department, Hardyville Fire Department, Hart County EMS, Hart County Coroner’s Office and the Hart County Sheriff’s Department. No other details are available for release at this time.