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A single vehicle accident shut down a portion of Chalybeate School Road on Monday afternoon that sent one man to the hospital with unknown injuries.
According to the Edmonson County Sheriff's Office, Edwin Tyler Duff, (36) of Leitchfield, was operating a 2008 Mazda 3 sedan southbound on HWY 743 (Chalybeate School Road) on Monday, June 13, 2022 around 3:40PM. The Sheriff's Office said that a witness stated that the car veered off the right side of the roadway and collided with a tree without slowing down.
Duff was transported to the Medical Center in Bowling Green by Edmonson EMS for unknown injuries.
In addition to the Sheriff's Office, also responding was Brownsville Police, Chalybeate and Wingfield Fire Departments, and Edmonson County Emergency Management