UPDATE: Police release name and condition of injured driver in two-truck accident

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ROCKFIELD, Ky. (WBKO) -- UPDATE: We now have the name of the driver who was flown to the hospital after a two-truck wreck on Russellville Road Wednesday afternoon.

Kentucky State Police say a Mack dump truck driven by James Embry of Morgantown was pulling onto U.S. highway 68 near the Logan-Warren County line at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, when he was struck from behind by an International service truck being driven by Blake Jones of Bowling Green.

Blake was flown by helicopter to TriStar Skyline Medical Center in Nashville where he is listed in stable condition. Embry refused medical treatment.
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Kentucky State Police are investigating an injury crash on Russellville Road in Warren County.

KSP Post 3 received the call around 1:30 Wednesday afternoon.

Details are limited at this time, but police confirm the wreck involved two different commercial vehicles. One owned by Greg Gary trucking company and the other by Best One.

Police told 13 News the person driving the Best One vehicle was air-lifted from the scene to an area hospital. The condition of the other driver is unknown at this time

KSP Trooper Joe Gregory is investigating this accident.

We will bring you more details as they become available.



 
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