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One Injured in DUI Collision on Goshen Road in Ohio County

Date of News Release: 03/15/2016

(HENDERSON, KY) - Kentucky State Police responded to a single vehicle injury accident on near 1993 Goshen Rd of Beaver Dam, KY. Charles Sorrels of Beaver Dam, was operating a Blue, 2002, Kia Rio, traveling Eastbound when his vehicle dropped off of the roadway. Sorrels vehicle traveled in a ditch for approximately 30 feet before striking a utility pole. Sorrels was not injured in the collision, and refused medical treatment at the scene. The passenger, Fanya Swift of Beaver Dam, was transported to Ohio County Hospital for non-life threatening injuries. Charles Sorrels was arrested, and charged with operating a motor vehicle under the influence of alc/drugs/etc .08 (Aggravated Circumstances) 1st offense, and failure to wear seat belts. Sorrels was lodged in the Ohio County Detention Center.