Car engulfed in flames after head-on crash

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A car was engulfed in flames after a head on crash Saturday evening in McCracken County.

According to the sheriff's office, it happened around 6 p.m. on US Highway 62 near the 7400 block.

Deputies say Treylan Gray, 19, swerved into oncoming traffic to avoid hitting a vehicle that was stopped waiting to turning left in front of him.  Gray's truck then hit head-on with an eastbound pickup truck driven by Jamie Williams, 42, of Bardwell.

According to the sheriff's office, after colliding head-on both vehicles left the road and Gray's car became engulfed flames.

People in both vehicles were helped by those at the scene. All  were able to get out of their vehicles and were not injured by the fire, according to deputies.

Williams and three passengers were taken by Mercy EMS to Western Baptist Hospital for treatment of their injuries.

Gray and a passenger were taken to Lourdes Hospital by Mercy EMS for treatment of their injuries.

Members of the Concord Fire Department, Mercy EMS, and the McCracken County Coroners Office also assisted at the scene.

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