Warren County Fatal Accident

By: Katie Weber
By: Katie Weber

An accident in Warren County leaves one dead and two injured.

Kentucky State Police say Clarence and Darla Blankenship were traveling south on Nashville road in their pick-up and they tried to make a U-turn in a driveway to head back north.

When the two were pulling back out onto the road they failed to see a dump truck heading south.

That truck then pushed the vehicle into the path of another dump truck and both trucks hit different sides of the pick-up.

Forty-seven-year-old Darla Blankenship of Franklin, the passenger in the pick-up was killed instantly.

The driver, Clarence Blankenship of Franklin was taken to the Medical Center with minor injuries.

One of the other truck drivers also suffered a minor hand injury.


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