The following is a release from Kentucky State Police, Post 9:
Kentucky State Police Pikeville Post 09, are investigating a single vehicle fatal collision that occurred on KY 1056 in the Mccarr community.
At 3:15 PM on Monday Kentucky State Police Post 09 received a call of the single vehicle accident. When Troopers arrived it was determined Bernadette Adkins was traveling westbound and lost control of her vehicle. The vehicle then struck an embankment, and overturned into the roadway.
Adkins was transported to the Williamson Memorial Hospital where she succumbed to her injuries.
This investigation is led by Trooper Cody Stiltner.