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KSP investigates single vehicle injury collision

CALDWELL COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

The Kentucky State Police responded to a single-vehicle injury collision that occurred on KY 672 on Wednesday, Dec. 30.

A preliminary investigation revealed that John McCuiston, 64, of Dawson Springs, was driving a 2008 Chevrolet pickup truck with a single-axle enclosed trailer in tow northbound on KY 672.

McCuiston allegedly fell asleep and lost control of the vehicle.

McCuiston’s vehicle exited the northbound shoulder of the roadway and struck a drainage pipe.

The impact of the collision caused separation of the trailer in tow, which came to rest in a field just off the northbound shoulder of KY 672. His pickup truck also came to rest in a field just off the northbound shoulder of KY 672.

Police report that McCuiston was wearing a seatbelt.

McCuiston was transported via ambulance to the Caldwell Medical Center for treatment.

Trooper Ben Sawyer investigated the collision. The Caldwell County Sheriff’s Department, Caldwell County EMS and the Princeton Fire Department assisted at the scene.

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