Thursday a little after noon, Scott County Sheriff Deputies responded to a single vehicle accident at State Road 3 and 56 near Frog Pond Road. 

The driver of vehicle ran off the roadway, struck a tree, and the vehicle ignited on fire.  

Prior to deputies arrival, a trucker put the vehicle fire out. 

Passerby’s pulled the driver out of the vehicle and waited with him until deputies and medical units arrived. 

Driver of the vehicle sustained injuries and was transported to University of Louisville Hospital.  Extent of driver’s injuries are unknown at this time.