Child Killed in Cumberland County Crash

An accident in Cumberland County leaves a child dead.

It happened Wednesday morning three miles west of Burkesville on KY 90.

Megan Crafton, 24, of Burkesville, attempted to slow down for stopped traffic at a stop sign when she lost control of her vehicle, entered the other lane of traffic, and was hit by a truck driven by James B. Kerr, 27.

Crafton was not wearing a seat belt and was treated and released from the hospital.

Crafton's passenger, Gracie Hurt, 6, was not wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the hospital.

Kerr was belted at the time of the collision and was not injured.


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