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Woman injured in Graves Co. traffic accident

GRAVES COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A Kentucky woman was injured after her car ran off the road and caught fire in an accident on Monday.

Graves County Sheriff Dewayne Redmon says that his office worked an injury accident on St Rt 45 at the intersection of St Rt 849 in the Folsomdale community.

The accident occurred when a vehicle driven by Rebecca A. Stiltner, 29, of Hickory, allegedly was traveling east on St Rt 849 and crossing through the intersection of St Rt 45.

Stiltner’s vehicle allegedly drove into the path of a vehicle traveling north on St Rt 45 at this intersection.

Stiltner checked for oncoming vehicles before entering the intersection, but did not see the oncoming vehicle.

The vehicle traveling north was operated by Tonia Bouland, 63, of Mayfield.

The vehicle operated by Bouland was unable to take evasive action.

This vehicle went off the roadway on the east side of St Rt 45 and caught fire.

Bouland was transported to Western Baptist Hospital by Mayfield/Graves County Ambulance Service for non life-threatening injuries.

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