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Authorities: 3 taken to hospital after crash on I-165 in Daviess Co.

Published: Jun. 29, 2021 at 4:27 PM CDT
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DAVIESS CO., Ky. (WFIE) - Three people were taken to the hospital with non-life-threatening injuries after a crash on I-165 Tuesday.

It happened around the 50-mile marker just before 5:30 p.m.

According to deputies, an investigation revealed a Ford pickup was overtaking a GMC pickup, causing both vehicles to run off the road. They say the GMC pickup hit a signpost and then rolled over.

The sheriff’s office states one child was ejected from the GMC pickup, and the driver and another child were trapped in the vehicle.

I-165 crash in Daviess Co.
I-165 crash in Daviess Co.(Masonville Fire Department)

We’re told all three were taken to the hospital, but one child was transferred to Norton Children’s Hospital by helicopter. Authorities believe all three have non-life-threatening injuries.

Authorities tell 14 News the driver of the Ford pickup was not hurt.

If anyone witnessed the crash, you are asked to call Deputy Smith at 270-685-8444 Ext. 2135.

I-165 crash in Daviess Co.
I-165 crash in Daviess Co.(Masonville Fire Department)

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