According to McCracken Sheriff’s Department report, the investigation indicated Penny Free, 63, of Paducah was traveling eastbound on I24 with her five-year-old grandchild.
Free lost control of her vehicle due to inclement weather. Her vehicle spun around. She struck a semi-truck behind her, driven by Clyde Tatum, 54, of Detroit MI.
Both vehicles landed in the median of I24.
One lane traffic was closed for forty-five minutes to remove the semi-truck from the median, the report said.The child was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries, the report said.
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Information Provided by McCracken Sheriff’s Department