Crash causes another collision, closes roadway in McCracken Co., KY

Crash causes another collision, closes roadway in McCracken Co., KY
One crash caused another and left one woman injured in McCracken Co., KY (Sourcel: McCracken County Sheriff’s Department)

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A crash on March 21 left one person injured and caused another collision Wednesday afternoon at 4:50 p.m.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, deputies were dispatched to the 10 mile-marker east on Interstate 24 for a collision involving injuries.

Geraldine Gilbert, 52, of Paducah was traveling east on Interstate 24 when she left the roadway striking the cable barriers according to deputies. Deputies said Gilbert had a medical emergency and was transported to an area hospital for non-incapacitating injuries.

This crash caused another non-injury collision between two separate vehicles according to deputies. Interstate 24 was reduced to one lane for about an hour and a half. Both lanes of Interstate 24 are now back open.

The McCracken County Sheriff's Department was assisted on scene by Reidland Fire, DES, Mercy EMS and Jason's Collision.

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