Police in Carrollton responded to a report of a traffic accident in the 400 block of Hawkins Street Friday where they found a Henry County man dead. Johnny F. Mahuron Jr., 68, of Port Royal, Kentucky, apparently died from a medical emergency before striking a parked vehicle, according to an investigation by the Carrollton Police Department and Carroll County Coroner’s Office.

The crash occurred at about 3:40 p.m. Friday as Mahuron was driving west on Hawkins Street and struck a parked vehicle before his vehicle came to a final rest against an apartment building on Hawkins Street.

Carrollton Police Officer James Dews investigated the incident and was assisted by Officer Nick Abbott. The Carroll County Sheriff’s Department, Carroll County EMS, and the Carrollton Fire Department also assisted at the scene.