TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

January 16, 2014

Lily man injured in crash


TheTimesTribune.com, Corbin, KY

CORBIN — Times-Tribune Staff Report

A Lily man lost control of his vehicle and landed in a creek in a crash Tuesday that resulted in an injury, according to Laurel County Sheriff John Root.

Christopher Collins, 32, was pulling a trailer with four large propane tanks in his pickup truck around 8 p.m. along U.S. 25 when he swerved to miss an object in the road that had fallen from another vehicle. Collins lost control of his vehicle and traveled over an embankment and into a creek.

Collins was transported by Ambulance, Inc. of Laurel County to Saint Joseph London for treatment. Deputy Robbie Grimes responded to the crash.