TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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DUI Injury Crash on KY 117 in Christian County
Date of News Release: 07/10/2007
(Christian County) - Mrs. Mildred S. Gunn was eastbound on KY 117 when she drifted into the westbound lane. In an effort to steer back into her lane, Mrs. Gunn over-corrected her vehicle and it spun one-hundred eighty degrees. As the vehicle traveled backward, it struck an embankment which caused it to roll approximately one and one-half times before coming to rest on its top. Mrs. Gunn was pinned by the vehicle and had to be extricated by Fire and Rescue personnel. She was transported to Jennie Stuart Medical Center for treatment of her injuries. Although Scarlett Gunn was not injured, she was also transported to Jennie Stuart Medical Center as a precautionary measure.
Mrs. Mildred S. Gunn was charged with DUI 1st Offense & Wanton Endangerment 1st Degree. She was cited and released into the care of Jennie Stuart Medical Center.