Five people injured in two vehicle accident in McCracken County

Five people injured in two vehicle accident in McCracken County

MCCRACKEN COUNTY, KY (KFVS) - A car crash on Old Mayfield Rd. in McCracken County Wednesday evening sent five people to the hospital.

Around 9:13 p.m. on May 25, McCracken County Sheriff's Department Deputies were called to Old Mayfield Rd. and Walnut Dr. for an accident between two vehicles.

One of the vehicles was driven by 18-year-old Brandon Slagle of Paducah. The other was driven by 43-year-old Delrita Adams, also of Paducah.

According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, Slagle attempted to stop his vehicle at a stop sign, but his brakes did not work, resulting in the accident.

All of the occupants in both vehicles were taken to local hospitals with non-incapacitating injuries.

Adams was cited for failing to have two of her passengers, a 1-year-old and 2-year-old in child safety seats. She was also traveling with a 16-year-old, Delarion Johnson.

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