Western Ky. man facing DUI charges after crash

Western Ky. man facing DUI charges after crash

KEVIL, KY (KFVS) - A Kevil man is facing charges after deputies say he was involved in a DUI crash late Friday night just after 10 p.m.

The crash happened in the 6500 block of Bethel Church Road.

McCracken County sheriff's deputies say Tyler S. Webb, 29, of Kevil, Kentucky, was driving a truck northbound on Bethel Church Road, when it left the right side of the road and hit a ditch.

Webb was taken by Mercy Regional EMS to Baptist Health of Paducah for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.

Deputies say Webb was under the influence of alcohol at the time of the crash. Due to his injuries, Webb was cited to court and released for medical treatment.

Webb was charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alcohol, operating on a suspended or revoked driver's license and possession of an open alcohol container in a motor vehicle

The McCracken County Sheriff's Department was assisted on scene by the West McCracken Fire Department, Mercy Regional EMS.

The 6500 block of Bethel Church Road was shut down for about one hour for the clean up and investigation of the scene.

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