West Paducah, KY woman facing possible DUI charge after 2-car cr - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

West Paducah, KY woman facing possible DUI charge after 2-car crash

(Source: KFVS) (Source: KFVS)
PADUCAH, KY (KFVS) -

A West Paducah woman was charged after a two-vehicle collision that snarled traffic on Wednesday at a busy Paducah intersection.

Witnesses said Hannah R. Klope, 26, of West Paducah, was driving south on U.S. 45 and failed to stop at a red light at the intersection with the Interstate 24 off-ramp.

Lindsey C. Walker, 23, of Benton, was crossing U.S. 45 on the off-ramp and had a green light. She said as she entered the intersection, Klope’s vehicle ran the red light and she could not avoid a collision.

Officer Paul Stevenson said that Klope was somewhat incoherent and could not remember what happened. She told Stevenson she takes several prescription medications.

She was taken into custody and transported to Lourdes Hospital, where she consented to a blood test.

She was cited on a charge of driving under the influence and released to the care of the hospital.

Walker was transported by ambulance to Lourdes Hospital for treatment of reported non-incapacitating injuries.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2016 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Trending StoriesTrending StoriesMore>>

  • Boy knocks over $132K statue; parents told to pay up

    Boy knocks over $132K statue; parents told to pay up

    Sunday, June 17 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-06-17 05:05:50 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 1:05 AM EDT2018-06-17 05:05:50 GMT
    An insurance company claims the parents were negligent for not monitoring their children. (Source: City of Overland Park/KSHB/CNN)An insurance company claims the parents were negligent for not monitoring their children. (Source: City of Overland Park/KSHB/CNN)

    An insurance company claims the parents were negligent for not monitoring their children.

    An insurance company claims the parents were negligent for not monitoring their children.

  • 5-month-old GA baby attacked, killed by babysitter's dog

    5-month-old GA baby attacked, killed by babysitter's dog

    Sunday, June 17 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-06-17 09:52:30 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 5:52 AM EDT2018-06-17 09:52:30 GMT
    Animal control officers euthanized the German shepherd they say was responsible for the attack. (Source: WSB/CNN)Animal control officers euthanized the German shepherd they say was responsible for the attack. (Source: WSB/CNN)

    Animal control officers euthanized the German shepherd they say was responsible for the attack.

    Animal control officers euthanized the German shepherd they say was responsible for the attack.

  • 5 dead after car flips in Border Patrol chase in TX

    5 dead after car flips in Border Patrol chase in TX

    Sunday, June 17 2018 5:43 PM EDT2018-06-17 21:43:51 GMT
    Sunday, June 17 2018 6:03 PM EDT2018-06-17 22:03:11 GMT

    It was unclear why law enforcement began chasing the vehicle, though a local sheriff said it was the result of "good police work."

    It was unclear why law enforcement began chasing the vehicle, though a local sheriff said it was the result of "good police work."

Powered by Frankly