Coffey Resident Injured In Daviess County Accident
Date 2014/6/18 4:15:24 | Topic: News
|A Coffey resident was injured in Daviess County when her car, according to the highway patrol, struck the rear of a pickup that had slowed to make a left turn.|
The highway patrol described injuries as serious for 42 year old Karen Henderson of Coffey. She was taken by ambulance to Cameron Regional Medical Center. Driver of the car, 18 year old Jessica Henderson of Coffey, wasn't hurt. Neither was the operator of the pickup which was making the turn: 67 year old Paul Caven of Gallatin.
Both the pickup and car were eastbound on Highway 6 when the accident occurred late Monday morning (at 11:40), one mile to the east of Gallatin. Both vehicles were demolished.
According to the accident report, the driver of the pickup was using a seat belt. The woman with the serious injuries was not and it was unknown whether the driver of the car had her seat belt on.