Sheriff’s Office: Charges expected to be filed in connection to 5-car wreck in Daviess Co.

Deputies: 2 drivers taken to hospital following crash
Sheriff’s Office: Charges expected to be filed in connection to 5-car wreck in Daviess Co.
Published: Nov. 16, 2022 at 3:37 PM CST|Updated: Nov. 17, 2022 at 4:42 PM CST
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DAVIESS CO., Ky. (WFIE) - The Daviess County Sheriff’s Office responded to a crash involving five cars on Wednesday afternoon.

It happened at the intersection of Old Hartford Road and U.S. Highway 231.

According to the Daviess County Sheriff’s Office, a Chevrolet Suburban was heading southbound on U.S. Highway 231 when it crossed the center line and hit a Peterbilt B34, before the front left tire came off and struck a Nissan Altima and a Chevrolet Silverado. Deputies say the SUV then continued on the northbound lane and struck a Ford Fusion head-on.

Deputies say the woman driving the Chevrolet Suburban, later identified as 53-year-old Elizabeth Goodall of Utica, was taken by AMR to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital and is in critical condition. We are told the woman driving the Ford Fusion, later identified as 26-year-old Caleigh Shaver, was also hospitalized and is in serious condition.

Daviess County Sheriff Barry Smith says charges are expected to be filed.

The crash remains under investigation.