PADUCAH, KY (4/9/12) – On Saturday, April 7, 2012 at approximately 11:35 AM, the McCracken County Sheriff’s Department received a call for a rollover injury accident on US HWY 60 at Fisher Road.
Upon arrival, deputies found that Henry R. Ford, 72-years-old of Bardwell, was operating a grey 1976 Chevrolet Silverado, eastbound on Cairo Road. Ford failed to stop at a red light and swerved to avoid a collision, losing control of his vehicle. The vehicle left the roadway on the west side, struck a ditch and flipped twice before eventually turning upright.
Ford and a passenger, Mr. Donald Ford, 58, of Bardwell, were treated on the scene and transported to Lourdes Hospital for non-life threatening injuries by Mercy Regional EMS. The roadway was closed for approximately 1 hour for the investigation and the clean-up of the collision.
The McCracken County Sheriff’s Department was assisted on scene by Mercy Regional EM, and the West Paducah Fire Department.
Information provided by Tim McLaughlin
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