Deputies: Driver fell asleep, collided head-on with garbage truck

1 person flown to hospital after head-on crash in Henderson Co.

1 person flown to hospital after head-on crash in Henderson Co.

HENDERSON, Ky. (WFIE) - The Henderson County Sheriff’s Department tells us a person was flown to the hospital after a two-vehicle collision.

Henderson dispatch confirmed that the accident was near the intersection of 60 East and Old Highway 60 East, near Spottsville Elementary.

Deputies say the driver of a passenger car fell asleep at the wheel and collided head-on with a garbage truck.

We are told the driver sustained serious but non-life-threatening injuries, and was taken to St. Vincent via Air EVAC. Deputies say the driver and passenger inside the garbage truck were not hurt.

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