Fatal Accident in Muhlenberg County

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. -- Kentucky State Police say Roger D. Welborn, of Greenville, was operating a 2007 Chrysler Van Southbound on US 431 on Saturday, when for unknown reason, his vehicle exited the right shoulder of the roadway.

The vehicle continued down an embankment and came to final rest after striking a tree.

Welborn was transported by ambulance to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital for injuries he sustained in the collision, but died Tuesday.

He was later transported by ambulance to Saint Mary’s in Evansville, Indiana for additional treatment.


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