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Injury Crash on Dan Dunn Road in Larue County

Date of News Release: 03/07/2012

(Elizabethtown, KY) -- On March 7th, at 06:30 a.m., Trooper Dewan Kelly responded to a single vehicle accident on Dan Dunn Road in Larue County. Upon arrival, Trooper Kelly located a 2003 Chevy Malibu, operated by Christina Murphy (40 year old female from Hodgenville) who was traveling northbound on Dan Dunn Road when she stated that a white pickup truck ran her off of the roadway causing her to hit a patch of gravel. The driver then overcorrected and ran off of the west side of Dan Dunn Road and came to a final rest down a steep embankment. Christina Murphy was transported to Hardin Memorial Hospital with serious but non-life threatening injuries. A passenger in her vehicle Jimmy Murphy (43 year old male from Hodgenville) was entrapped in the vehicle and had to removed by the Jaws of Life. He was then air lifted from the scene by Air Methods and was transported to University of Louisville Hospital with critical injuries. The accident was investigated by Trooper Dewan Kelly.

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