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Family injured after tire blows in Graves County


A family was injured in Graves County after a tire on their vehicle blew.

According to Graves County Sheriff Dewayne Redmon, Jeffrey Van Wade, 46, was driving south on Purchase Parkway just before 1:30 a.m. on Sunday with his wife and two children when the tire tread separated from the tire, causing it to blow out.

Wade lost control of the vehicle and it ran into the median and rolled over, landing on its side.

He was able to remove his family from the vehicle.

The family was taken to Jackson Purchase Medical center for treatment.

There are no details on the condition of the family.

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