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Injury Collision on I-24 in Lyon County

Date of News Release: 12/17/2014

(Mayfield, Ky.) - Billy Turner was driving eastbound on Interstate 24, when he fell asleep and veered into the median. Turner then woke up, over-corrected, and re-entered traffic in the eastbound lane. The vehicle began skidding and then left the interstate again, striking a guard rail before overturning. Turner was pulled from the vehicle by other motorists and was transported to the hospital for his injuries. TFC Dodd was assisted on the scene by Lyon County EMS, Lyon County Sheriff's Office and Eddyville Fire Department.