Accident Injury 01 300CLEATON, Ky. (4/25/14) ― A Central City woman received minor injuries after her car struck a train engine and careened into a ditch in the Cleaton community late last night.

According to a Kentucky State Police report, Trooper Jon McGehee's investigation revealed that Paige N. Wells, 18, was headed west on Main Street in Cleaton at 12:54 a.m. Friday, April 25 while a CSX train was traveling north on the Main Street crossing. Wells failed to yield the right of way to the train and her vehicle struck the side of the engine. The vehicle then traveled off the north side of the road and the east side of the tracks. Her vehicle came to a final rest facing north in the ditch.

Wells was transported by by Muhlenberg EMS to Muhlenberg Community Hospital, where she was treated for minor injuries. She was the only occupant of the vehicle.

SurfKy News
Information provided by Robert Littlepage your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Weather Sponsored by

1 DOW 17,811.72
-1.67 (-0.01%)    
2 S&P 2,091.98
+3.11 (0.15%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,131.51
+15.36 (0.30%)    

In Other News...

Upcoming Events at Land Between the Lakes

KENTUCKY (11/26/15) — Land Between the Lakes offers a variety of fun programs for all ages and interests. Thursday,… Read More

Most Read This Week

November 24, 2015 9891

Distillery to Operate in Old Graham School…

by SurfKY News
November 21, 2015 8712

Injuries Result from Beulah Road Accident

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
November 23, 2015 7534

Relative Charged with Murder, Arson in Deaths of…

by SurfKY News
November 24, 2015 4514

Ohio County Most Wanted - Top 10 - November 24

by SurfKY News
November 24, 2015 3189

Man Injured When Vehicle Collides with Deer

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

November 17, 2015 15589

Ohio County Most Wanted - Top 10 - November 17

by SurfKY News
November 18, 2015 14409

Runaway Teen Returns on His Own

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

November 25, 2015 2189

Man Hospitalized after Early Morning Car Accident

by SurfKY News
November 26, 2015 1851

Muhlenberg Sheriff's Office Makes Cocaine Bust

by SurfKY News
November 26, 2015 1225

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores…

by SurfKY News
November 27, 2015 927

Madisonville Man Charged with Attempted Murder…

by SurfKY News
November 25, 2015 832

Thanksgiving is Peak Day for Cooking Fires

by SurfKY News
November 26, 2015 610

Hopkins County Warriors Go to National…

by SurfKY News
November 26, 2015 495

Beauty of Western Kentucky Autumn Wilderness…

by SurfKY News
November 26, 2015 449

American Medical Association Wants to Ban Ads for…

by SurfKY News
November 26, 2015 412

Grapevine Church Offering Interactive 'Miracle of…

by SurfKY News