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Burna woman injured in wreck in Crittenden County after swerving to miss deer

Burna woman injured in wreck in Crittenden County after swerving to miss deer

Bill Stephens

October 28th, 2015

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A deer reportedly caused a single-vehicle wreck in Crittenden County Tuesday afternoon that injured a Livingston County woman.

According to Kentucky State Police, the preliminary investigation revealed that 48 year old Laura Prior of Burna was driving northbound on KY 723 around 1:30 Tuesday afternoon when she told troopers that she entered a curve and swerved to miss a deer, causing her to lose control of the vehicle, run off the road and travel down an embankment.

KSP reports Prior was transported by a private vehicle to the Livingston Hospital for treatment of injuries.
State Police indicates the 48 year old woman was wearing her seatbelt.

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