Woman injured in single-car crash in Calloway Co., KY - KFVS12 News & Weather Cape Girardeau, Carbondale, Poplar Bluff

Woman injured in single-car crash in Calloway Co., KY

(Source: Calloway County Sheriff’s Office) (Source: Calloway County Sheriff’s Office)
CALLOWAY COUNTY, KY (KFVS) -

A Kentucky woman was injured in a single-car crash in Calloway County, Kentucky on Thursday morning.

On May 25 at approximately 6:40 a.m., the Calloway County Sheriff’s Office received 911 calls about an injury accident near the intersection of KY HWY 121 South and Allbritten Lane, south of Murray.

A driver, identified by the last name of Wells, 19, of Almo, was travelling north on HWY 121 when he said he fell asleep and ran off the road.

Wells left the east side of the road, hit a driveway culvert and went airborne for approximately 75 feet. He then struck a fire hydrant and came to rest near a house. Wells was not injured in the accident.

A passenger in Wells' vehicle, Brittany Bristoe, 19, of Murray was not wearing her seat belt and suffered non-life threatening injuries.

Bristoe was transported to the Murray Calloway County Hospital for treatment. The Murray Calloway County Hospital Ambulance Service and the Calloway County Fire Rescue responded to the accident.

Download the KFVS News app: iPhone | Android

Copyright 2017 KFVS. All rights reserved.

  • Heartland NewsMore>>

  • ISP investigating officer-involved shooting

    ISP investigating officer-involved shooting

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 11:14 PM EDT2018-08-22 03:14:34 GMT
    Illinois State Police (ISP) is currently investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred on Aug. 21. (Source: KFVS)Illinois State Police (ISP) is currently investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred on Aug. 21. (Source: KFVS)

    Illinois State Police (ISP) is currently investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred on Aug. 21.

    Illinois State Police (ISP) is currently investigating an officer-involved shooting that occurred on Aug. 21.

  • Leaders with Mid-Continent Nail meet with Commerce Secretary

    Leaders with Mid-Continent Nail meet with Commerce Secretary

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 10:51 PM EDT2018-08-22 02:51:05 GMT
    Mid Contenent Nail in Poplar Bluff (Source: KFVS)Mid Contenent Nail in Poplar Bluff (Source: KFVS)

    Representatives from a struggling nail factory in Poplar Bluff, Missouri were in Washington DC on August 21, hoping to get help from the head of the Commerce Department.

    Representatives from a struggling nail factory in Poplar Bluff, Missouri were in Washington DC on August 21, hoping to get help from the head of the Commerce Department.

  • First Alert: Expect temps in the 70s this evening

    First Alert: Expect temps in the 70s this evening

    Tuesday, August 21 2018 6:16 PM EDT2018-08-21 22:16:04 GMT
    Tuesday's cool down will last through the week (Source: James Gullage of Humboldt, TN)Tuesday's cool down will last through the week (Source: James Gullage of Humboldt, TN)
    Tuesday's cool down will last through the week (Source: James Gullage of Humboldt, TN)Tuesday's cool down will last through the week (Source: James Gullage of Humboldt, TN)

    Temperatures this evening will fall through the 70s.

    Temperatures this evening will fall through the 70s.

Powered by Frankly