Hopkins County Woman Dies In Fatal Head-On Collision


DAWSON SPRINGS, Ky. (WBKO) -- A head on-collision in Hopkins County leaves one dead and another in the hospital.

Kentucky State Police said 37 year old Starla Garwood was driving north Saturday on Kentucky Highway 109 in Dawson Springs when she crossed the center line, smashing head-on into a car driven by 19 year old Emily Baird.

Police say Garwood was not wearing her seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene.

Baird survived the crash, but had to be transported to Baptist Health in Madisonville by ambulance for her injuries.


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