KSP: Woman thrown from ATV, nearly hit by truck - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

KSP: Woman thrown from ATV, nearly hit by truck

OHIO COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A woman was injured after being thrown from an ATV and nearly being hit by a truck on Wednesday evening, Oct. 21.

According to Kentucky State Police, at around 7:30 p.m., Melissa Sutton, 41, was driving an ATV eastbound in the 1200 block of Silver Beach Road (State Route 1737) in Ohio County, Kentucky.

Police say Sutton lost control of the ATV, was thrown off of it and landed in the road. They say she was not wearing a helmet.

According to police, a 1998 Chevy pickup drove upon the scene and nearly hit Sutton.

Sutton was airlifted to an Evansville hospital.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2015 KFVS. All rights reserved

Powered by Frankly