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DUI Injury Crash on East Jefferson Highway in Elkton, KY

Date of News Release: 05/21/2007

Elkton, KY (Todd County) - Tonya Owen age 27 of Elkton, KY was operating a 1983 Toyota pickup truck westbound on East Jefferson Davis Highway when her vehicle exited the left shoulder of the roadway and struck a ditch. Ms. Owen was flown to Vanderbilt University Hospital for treatment. She was not wearing a seatbelt. Ms. Owen was cited to court for the following offenses:

  1. DUI 2nd Offense
  2. Operating on a Suspended Operator's License
  3. Open Alcoholic Container in Motor Vehicle
  4. Failure to Wear Seatbelts

Tpr. Ben Sawyer investigated the crash that occurred on May 22, 2007 at 11:59 p.m. The Elkton Police Department and Todd County EMS assisted at the scene.

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