HENDERSON COUNTY, Ky. (WEHT) — Authorities said an overnight crash left a girl hospitalized after she was thrown from the bed of a pickup truck.
On Sunday morning around 4:36, the Henderson County Sheriff’s Office said deputies were sent to a single-vehicle accident in the area of Green River Road and Tillman-Bethel Road.
Deputies said three juveniles were involved, one boy and two girls.
Deputies said the boy was driving the truck with the two girls in the bed of the truck.
According to an official report, the truck went off the road and hit several trees before coming to a stop.
Authorities said one of the girls was thrown from the truck and taken to a hospital in critical condition.
The other two juveniles suffered minor injuries.
An Eyewitness News photographer went to the scene Sunday morning and found debris and glass left over from the accident.