Muhlenberg Co. woman dies from injuries received in September wreck

MUHLENBERG CO., KY (WFIE) - Officials say a woman has died from injuries she received in a wreck that happened a little over two weeks ago.

Police say it happened on Merle Travis Highway near Beech Creek Browder Road on Friday, September 27, around 4:30 in the evening.

Officials say 37-year-old Jason Dragoo, of Central City, Ky., was driving a 2009 Chevy Colbalt eastbound on Merle Travis Highway and crossed the center line.

Dragoo collided with 82-year-old Marjorie Mallory and 54-year-old Joe Mallory, of Beech Creek.

Dragoo and Joe were transported via ambulance to Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment.

Marjorie was transported via PHI Air Medical to St. Mary's in Evansville for treatment. Kentucky State Police says Marjorie succumbed to her injuries on Saturday evening.

Officials say all involved were wearing seatbelts.

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