Woman sent to hospital after tractor trailer rear-ends vehicle in McCracken Co.

Woman sent to hospital after tractor trailer rear-ends vehicle in McCracken Co.

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - One person was transported to a local hospital after a crash in McCracken County on Thursday, July 12.

At 3:35 p.m., a crash occurred on Reidland Road at the top light in the westbound lanes.

A tractor-trailer driven by Samuel Snelling, 33, of Paducah hit another vehicle by Alyna Leigh, 18, of Calvert City.

Snelling admitted that he was driving too closely to Leigh's vehicle when she stopped at the red light.

Leigh was transported to a local hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

The McCracken County Sheriff's Officer was assisted on scene by Reidland Farley Fire Department, Mercy Ambulance and Meadows Wrecker. Copyright 2018 KFVS. All rights reserved.