Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

Central City Woman Injured in Car vs. Train Collision

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

© Copyright 2014 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 by using one of the social media links below.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 28, 2014 3317

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Being a…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 30, 2014 2924

UPDATE: Waide Responds to Allegations of…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 28, 2014 2899

Madisonville Man Arrested for Endangering…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 30, 2014 2659

Three Arrested in Muhlenberg as Part of…

in Top Stories by GPD Officer Wes Miller
July 28, 2014 2452

Disagreement Over Killing Snake in House…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 28, 2014 3317

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Being a…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 2899

Madisonville Man Arrested for Endangering…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 2452

Disagreement Over Killing Snake in House…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 1687

Two Injured in Vehicle Collision on…

in Top Stories by William Roundtree
July 28, 2014 1679

Madisonville Man Arrested for Assault,…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 28, 2014 1083

Zuberer Takes Over at Quarterback for…

in News by Steve LeMaster
July 28, 2014 962

Dont Miss Out on a Howl of a Good Time

in News by Brittni Bunn
July 28, 2014 839

Instant Admissions Day is Aug. 1, 2014

in News by Bernie Hale
July 29, 2014 665

Happenings and Meetings - Daviess County

in News by Owensboro-Daviess County Convention & Visitors Bureau
July 28, 2014 429

Prosecutors Mull Over Whether to Charge…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 30, 2014 2659

Three Arrested in Muhlenberg as Part of…

in Top Stories by GPD Officer Wes Miller
July 30, 2014 1968

UPDATE: Muhlenberg Man, Woman Arrested in…

in Top Stories by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
July 28, 2014 1347

Foot Pursuit Ends with Arrest

in Top Stories by Christopher Rogers
July 28, 2014 1255

Boys of Broad to Launch Video at Cinema 4

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
July 29, 2014 1234

Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03