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Injury Collision on Interstate 24 in Lyon County

Date of News Release: 08/09/2014

Hickory, KY. - Christopher Winn was driving his Dodge Caravan east on Interstate 24 in Lyon County when he fell asleep. The Caravan entered the median. Winn over corrected causing the van to cross both eastbound lanes before striking the face of a guard rail near the 43 mile marker. The van crashed through the guard rail and traveled down an embankment before coming to rest in a ditch. One passenger, Nehemian Winn received non-life threatening injuries in the collision and was trasported to the Caldwell County Hospital by Lyon County EMS. Lyon County Rescue and Eddyville Fire Department also assisted on scene.