Butler Co. Accident

An accident in Butler County sends one person to the hospital. According to Kentucky State Police, 19-year-old Hershel Lacefield was north bound on U.S. 231 when he exited the right side of the roadway and struck a culvert. Lacefield’s was ejected from the vehicle after it flipped several times.

Lacefield was transported to the Medical Center and later flown to Vanderbilt Hospital. Lacefield’s passenger, Lucas Stevens refused treatment.

KSP said neither was wearing a seatbelt.