SUV overturned on railroad tracks


By Brittany Wise - bwise@civitasmedia.com



Brittany Wise | GC News-Gazette LPD, GCSO and Grayson County EMS responded to a one-vehicle accident which left an SUV overturned on the railroad tracks near the Shaw Station Road, Elizabethtown Road intersection Friday afternoon.


A Ford Expedition left the roadway and overturned on the railroad tracks near the intersection of Elizabethtown Road and Shaw Station Road just outside of Clarkson.

The driver of the SUV, Makalia Saltsman, of Leitchfield, was driving west on Elizabethtown Road when she lost control of the vehicle in a curve and exited the roadway at just after 3 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 14.

Saltsman’s SUV flipped upon leaving the road and came to a rest upside down on the railroad tracks.

Saltsman was uninjured in the accident and there were no other passengers in the vehicle at the time.

Leitchfield Police Officer Jesse Townsend was in charge of the accident scene and was assisted by fellow Leitchfield Police Department officers, Grayson County Sheriff’s Department, and Grayson County EMS.

Brittany Wise | GC News-Gazette LPD, GCSO and Grayson County EMS responded to a one-vehicle accident which left an SUV overturned on the railroad tracks near the Shaw Station Road, Elizabethtown Road intersection Friday afternoon.
http://gcnewsgazette.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/08/web1_Wreck.jpgBrittany Wise | GC News-Gazette LPD, GCSO and Grayson County EMS responded to a one-vehicle accident which left an SUV overturned on the railroad tracks near the Shaw Station Road, Elizabethtown Road intersection Friday afternoon.

By Brittany Wise

bwise@civitasmedia.com

Reach Brittany Wise at 270-259-9622 ext. 2014.

Reach Brittany Wise at 270-259-9622 ext. 2014.

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