Single-Vehicle Injury Collision on KY 246
Date of News Release: 08/19/2014
Beechmont, KY (Muhlenberg County) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury collision that occurred on KY 246, approximately two miles North of Beechmont, on Monday, August 18, 2014, at 5:15pm.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Sandra Cather of Drakesboro, was operating a 2010 Dodge Caliber northbound on KY 246 when a large tree fell inter her travel path, which caused her to lose control by striking the vehicle. The vehicle traveled approximately 180 feet in a ditch after the collision with the tree. The vehicle came to a final rest in a ditch.
Ms. Cather was transported to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital via Ambulance.
Trooper Jeff McWhorter investigated the collision. The Beechmont Volunteer Fire Department and Muhlenberg County EMS assisted at the scene.