Edmonson Voice Staff Report
Another local teenager was injured in a crash around 2pm today in a single vehicle accident. It's the third serious accident Edmonson County has seen in three days, and the second involving a teen driver in two days.
Officials said Jared Mattingly, 17, of Bee Spring was headed north in 8000 block of 259 when his 2001 Chevy pickup left the roadway for an unknown reason and struck a tree. The accident happened just up the road from his residence.
Mattingly had to be removed from the vehicle via Edmonson Co. JAWS of Life. He was transported to the Medical Center in Bowling Green via Edmonson EMS. The extent of his injuries was not yet known.
Responding to the scene was the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office, Edmonson JAWS of Life, Edmonson EMS, Kyrock Fire Dept, Brownsville Fire Dept, Dist 2 Constable, and EC Emergency Management.