Hit-N-Run Crash Sends 2 to the Hospital

Henderson, KY 1/21/2023- Just after 9PM Saturday, Henderson County emergency responders were called to US 60 East at the intersection of Highway 1078 North (Baskett Lane) for the report of a vehicle accident with injuries. Upon dispatch of the call, Henderson County Sheriff’s Deputies were told that one of the vehicles involved had fled the scene of the accident and continued East on US 60 E towards the Reed area.

Accident @ Highway 60 East and Baskett Lane

As emergency crews began to arrive on scene, another accident involving a rollover with injuries and possible entrapment was dispatched on US 60 East at the Henderson/Daviess County line in Reed involving a single vehicle. Baskett Fire Department remained on scene at 1078 North while Spottsville and Reed Fire Departments continued on to the scene in Reed.

Accident at the Henderson/ Daviess County line

Upon arriving on scene, crews found one truck which appeared to have rolled and landed on its side in a field. Just after the wreck, bystanders helped get the driver out of the vehicle. Deputies believed that this vehicle was to have been involved in the accident at US 60 E and 1078 N. The driver of the hit-n-run vehicle was identified as Castulo Garcia out of Owensboro, KY. Garcia was transported to Deaconess Henderson with non-life threatening injuries. Deputies say a Richard Keach of Henderson was also transported from the 1078 North scene to Deaconess Midtown in Evansville with non-life threatening injuries.

Emergency responders from Deaconess Henderson EMS, Kentucky State Police, Henderson Emergency Management, Henderson City-County Rescue Squad also assisted on both of these scenes.

‘GOLDEN ALERT’ Out of Union County

Morganfield, KY 1/26/23- Just after 11PM on Thursday a “Golden Alert” was issued by Union County Emergency Management (UCEMA) in reference to a 76-year-old James (JIM) Nicholson. Authorities say Nicholson was last seen at his residence on Shiloh Road in Morganfield between 5PM and 7PM…

Vehicle vs Pedestrian | Driver Arrested

Henderson, KY 1/26/23- Just before 11PM Tuesday night, a pedestrian was struck by a vehicle as he was walking through the Ellis Park parking lot. Emergency responders from Baskett Fire Department, Henderson City-County Rescue Squad, and Deaconess Henderson EMS were called to assist the Henderson…

UPDATE: Victim Identified in Fatal Accident on 425

Henderson, KY 1/26/23 – The Henderson County Coroner’s Office pronounced Trent Wolfe, (52) of Central City, KY deceased at the scene of Tuesday’s collision on Highway 425. The two other men, Charles Duncan (44) and Matthew Heffington (33) both of Morganfield, KY, were both transported…

HPD: Armed Robber Flees on Foot from Henderson Business

Henderson, KY 1/25/23- Henderson Police were called to Subway on US 41 North on Tuesday in reference to the report of an armed robbery. Subway employees told investigators an unknown suspect entered the restaurant and pointed a gun at the employees demanding all the money…

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