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Accident with Injuries

Date of News Release: 05/31/2017

Uniontown, KY. (May 31, 2017) – Kentucky State Police responded to a single vehicle accident on KY 359. Joel Rangel (38yr old of Uniontown, KY) was operating a 2003 Chevy Malibu North bound on KY 359. Rangel exited the roadway for unknown reasons, struck an earth embankment, and came to final rest in a ditch. Rangel was transported by Union County Ambulance to the Union County Methodist Hospital for non-life threatening injuries.

KSP was assisted at the scene by the Union County Sheriff Department, Union County Fire/Rescue Squad.

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