MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A Paducah, Kentucky woman had to be taken to the hospital after crashing her vehicle on Thursday, Sept. 14.
The McCracken County Sheriff's Department responded to a report of a single-vehicle crash in the 700 block of Highland Church Road around 7:18 a.m. Thursday.
A preliminary investigation showed that Charity D. Whitton, 17, was driving a Gold 2002 Kia westbound on Highland Church Road. Whitton failed to negotiate a curve and lost control of her vehicle before striking a fence.
Whitton was transported to Lourdes Hospital ER by Mercy Regional EMS for non-life incapacitating injuries.
The McCracken County Sheriff's Department was assisted on scene by the Kentucky State Police, Mercy Regional EMS, Lone Oak Fire and Paducah Ford.