Emergency crew stated that 3 people that were involved in a SUV rollover crash on KY-61, Okolona and sustained severe injuries.
According to a witness report, an SUV was travelling northbound KY-61, Okolona at a high rate of speed. “The SUV’s driver drove passed my car on the highway and few moments later, I saw the SUV rolled over a few miles down,” the witness said. Hesaid he believes the driver of the SUV lost control of the vehicle which led to an accident.
The police reported that there were 3 occupants in the vehicle. A 31-year-old woman, a 27-year-old and a 25-year-old male driver.
According to the emergency crew, It took some time for the crew to get the occupants out of the vehicle. The victims sustained serious injuries of the head, back, leg, hip and neck. They were all transported immediately to UofL hospital for treatment.
The cause of the crash in Okolona is not known yet. The crash is still being investigated by the Police Department.
Dr. Brian Elias, from The Accident and Injury Team, commented on the crash. “This was a serious crash that resulted in multiple injuries of three people. We are sorry to see this happen in Louisville. Additionally, we wish everyone involved in this accident a speedy recovery. Both minor and major crashes can lead to serious neck and back injuries and we urge all of the parties involved to seek professional medical and legal help. Please do not wait until you are in severe pain to seek assistance.”
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If you are unsure of what to do when you’ve been involved in an accident, please give our team a call. We can treat your injuries and also refer you to a very competent attorney in case you have a legal claim. Since we are NOT an attorney referral service, we have no interest in your legal claim beyond trying to help you obtain the best attorney for your case.