1 arrested, 1 injured after crashing into body of water in Marsh - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

1 arrested, 1 injured after crashing into body of water in Marshall Co.

(Source: Marshall County Rescue Squad) (Source: Marshall County Rescue Squad)
MARSHALL COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

According to authorities in Marshall County, two people were rescued after a crash left them and their vehicle in a body of water.

The crash happened just east of Benton on Highway 1445 around 6:45 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 27.

The Marshall County Rescue Squad, along with Marshall County Sheriffs Department, Benton police, Benton Fire and Marshall County EMS, were paged to a scene of a crash with two subjects in water.

Upon arrival, a juvenile was already outside the vehicle, holding on to the car so he wouldn't go in water. An adult was in waste deep water rummaging through the vehicle's trunk.

According to authorities, the juvenile was transported to a hospital, The adult was detained and taken in by law enforcement.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2017 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • Fallen tree blocks US 62 east of KY 121 4-Way Stop in Carlisle County

    Fallen tree blocks US 62 east of KY 121 4-Way Stop in Carlisle County

    Monday, April 23 2018 9:16 AM EDT2018-04-23 13:16:30 GMT
    (Source: KYTC)(Source: KYTC)
    (Source: KYTC)(Source: KYTC)

    Officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said US 62 is blocked just east of the KY 121 4-Way Stop in Carlisle County.

    Officials with the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet said US 62 is blocked just east of the KY 121 4-Way Stop in Carlisle County.

  • Jackson, MO police remind drivers to lock their vehicles

    Jackson, MO police remind drivers to lock their vehicles

    Monday, April 23 2018 8:32 AM EDT2018-04-23 12:32:54 GMT
    The Jackson Police Department says to lock your vehicle (Source: KFVS)The Jackson Police Department says to lock your vehicle (Source: KFVS)
    The Jackson Police Department says to lock your vehicle (Source: KFVS)The Jackson Police Department says to lock your vehicle (Source: KFVS)

    Officers said over the weekend they received several reports of criminals getting into unlocked vehicles and taking money and other items.

    Officers said over the weekend they received several reports of criminals getting into unlocked vehicles and taking money and other items.

  • Scores of people walk for MS in Cape Girardeau despite rainy conditions

    Scores of people walk for MS in Cape Girardeau despite rainy conditions

    Monday, April 23 2018 7:39 AM EDT2018-04-23 11:39:06 GMT
    A steady rain didn't stop people from raising awareness for multiple sclerosis on Sunday in Cape Girardeau (Source: Mike Mohundro, KFVS)A steady rain didn't stop people from raising awareness for multiple sclerosis on Sunday in Cape Girardeau (Source: Mike Mohundro, KFVS)

    A steady rain didn't stop people from raising awareness for multiple sclerosis on Sunday in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

    A steady rain didn't stop people from raising awareness for multiple sclerosis on Sunday in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.

Powered by Frankly