Henderson Co. accident victim calls 911

Henderson Co. accident victim calls 911

SMITH MILLS, KY (WFIE) - The victim of an early morning accident in Henderson County called 911 for help.

The Henderson County Sheriff's Office says 26-year-old Jonathon Michael Denton was headed east on KY 136 in Smith Mills around 1:30 Tuesday morning when his car went off the road, turned over and caught fire.

Denton was thrown from the vehicle and wasn't able to move. A deputy pulled him to safety.

Denton was taken to Henderson Methodist Hospital. No word on his condition.

The sheriff's office says alcohol is believed to be factor in the accident and Denton wasn't wearing a seat belt.

KY136 was closed for two hours due the accident.

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