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Washington County Injury Collision

Date of News Release: 03/24/2016

(Springfield, KY.) - Tpr. Jonathan Houk is investigating a collision that occurred Wednesday, March 23 at approximately 8:45 PM EDT on KY 55 at the intersection of McMurty Lane. 50-year-old Kenneth Burress, of Campbellsville, was operating a southbound 2005 Freightliner on KY 55 when he rear ended a southbound 2013 Ford Explorer that was attempting to turn onto McMurty Lane. The Explorer was operated by 29-year-old Renee Kirkland, of Springfield.

Both drivers were wearing seatbelts. Kirkland was transported to Springview Hospital in Lebanon with minor injuries. Tpr. Houk was assisted at the scene by Washington County EMS.