McCracken Crash Injures Mayfield Man
By WestKyStar Staff
LONE OAK, KY - A Mayfield man was hurt Monday afternoon in a single-vehicle crash on US-45 in McCracken County.
At around 2:40 p.m. Monday, responders were dispatched to an accident on US-45 about a mile south of Lone Oak.
According to the McCracken County Sheriff's Department, 18-year-old Michael Mix, of Mayfield lost control of the vehicle while southbound on US-45, colliding with an earth embankment ditch and overturning several times.
Mix was taken to Baptist ER for non-life threatening injuries.
Localized heavy rain and water collecting on the roadway were contributing factors.
The right lane of US-45 was partially blocked for around 30 minutes while the crash was cleared.