Multiple vehicle accident in Daviess Co. sends three to hospital

The Daviess County Sheriff's Office says an accident involving several vehicles near the intersection of Kentucky Highway 81 and Highway 1207 resulted in three people being taken to the hospital.

It happened just before 5 p.m. Monday evening.

Deputies say Clifton Hemenway of Evansville, IN lost control of his car because of the wet roadway.

Officials say Hemenway's car crossed the center line and collided head on with the car of Michael Martin of Madisonville.

Hemenway's car proceeded and struck a second vehicle driven by Kelly Owen Junior.

All three drivers were taken to OMHS.

OMHS officials tell us Hemenway and Owen were treated and released, Martin is in serious condition.