1 taken to hospital after van crashes into snow bank - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

1 taken to hospital after van crashes into snow bank

(Source: McCracken County SO) (Source: McCracken County SO)
WEST PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) - A Kentucky woman was taken to a hospital after a wreck in McCracken County on Friday.

According to the sheriff's office it happened just before 10:55 a.m. on US 62 just west of Fuller Street.

The 35-year-old driver from Ledbetter, Kentucky told officers that while she was traveling westbound on US 62, and there was a blue car traveling in the left lane beside her.

The woman that the car started to crowd her.  She told officers to avoid a collision with the other car, she veered to the right.

She hit the snow mound  and it ripped the front wheel from the right side of her Dodge Caravan.

The van then spun out and hit the snow mound on the left side of the road.

The driver was taken by Mercy Regional ambulance to Lourdes Hospital or non-life threatening injuries.

The Reidland Farley Fire Department assisted at the scene.

Copyright 2015 KFVS. All rights reserved.

Powered by Frankly