Caneyville, Ky. (July 23, 2020) – Kentucky State Police Post 4 responded to a single vehicle injury accident in Grayson County Wednesday afternoon. On July 22, 2020 at approximately 12:34 P.M. CT, KSP Post 4 received a call from Grayson County E911 requesting KSP investigate an injury accident on Morgantown Road (KY79) approximately 3 miles south of Caneyville. The preliminary investigation revealed, Chaunice Sherfield (21) of Danville, IL was traveling south on Morgantown Road when she over-corrected trying to avoid an object in the roadway. The vehicle, a 2010 Nissan Versa, left the northbound side of the roadway before overturning in a creek. A juvenile passenger was able to exit the vehicle and flag down a passing motorist who was able to call 911.
Sherfield was flown to University of Louisville for life threatening injuries. The juvenile was taken to Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center and was later released.
KSP Post 4 was assisted at the scene by the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office, Grayson County EMS and the Caneyville Fire Department.
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