Washed out road to blame in Graves Co. crash

Washed out road to blame in Graves Co. crash
According to the Graves County Sheriff’s Office, the driver of a pick-up truck crashed into a large washed-out section of the road. (Source: Graves County Sheriff's Office)

GRAVES COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - A washed out road is to blame in an early morning crash in southern Graves County.

Emergency crews were called at 7:20 a.m. to Knob Creek Road to help an injured driver on Monday, March 1.

According to the Graves County Sheriff’s Office, the driver of a pick-up truck crashed into a large washed-out section of the road.

Heavy rainfall overnight washed away the roadway.

Despite his injury, the driver, 21-year-old Brett Crawford of Clinton, Ky., was able to get out of the truck and crawl to a nearby house for help.

Crawford was then transported by ambulance to a local hospital for treatment.

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