Single Vehicle Accident with Injuries
Date of News Release: 3/12/2017
Daviess County, KY (March 12th, 2017) – Kentucky State Police responded to an accident with injury complaint on KY 56 at Berry Rd in Daviess County. Trooper Byron White arrived at the scene and located a female walking from a vehicle that was overturned off the roadway. Investigation showed the female driver Gabrielle D Downs was driving her 2005 Nissan westbound on KY 56 when she lost control of the vehicle causing the vehicle to run off the roadway and overturn. Upon further investigation Downs was arrested and charged with Driving Under the Influence of Alcohol. Downs was taken by EMS to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital where she was treated for her injuries and released. Mrs. Downs was lodged in the Daviess County Detention Center.
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