McLean Co. deputy involved in accident on Friday night - Tri-State News, Weather & Sports

McLean Co. deputy involved in accident on Friday night

A McLean County Deputy was involved in an accident Friday night.

The accident took place on Highway 81 and Dillahay Dame Road.

Deputy Timothy W. McCoy was responding to an emergency complaint during the time of the accident.

21-year-old Justin Kinison attempted to pull off the roadway by making a left turn into a driveway.

Deputy McCoy had not realized Kinison was making a left turn and McCoy pulled out to pass him when Kinison pulled into the deputy's pathway.

Deputy McCoy struck Kinison's vehicle on the driver's side door and the deputy's cruiser went into a ditch that struck a tree.

Deputy McCoy was lifeflighted to Deaconness Hospital in Evansville with non-life threatening injuries.

Kinison was taken by ambulance to Owensboro Medical Health System where he was treated and since been released.

KSP are still investigation the situation.

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