Muhlenberg Co. woman dies after being ejected in rollover accident

On Thursday night at approximately 7:00, Muhlenberg County Deputy Sheriff’s Office responded to a report of a single-vehicle accident.

Upon arriving at the scene, police found that the driver, 22-year-old Kayleigh Moore, of Central City, was traveling east on Hwy 601 in a 2010 Chevrolet passenger car when she lost control of the vehicle. The Chevy flipped several times, ejecting Moore, according to multiple media reports. She was not wearing a seat belt.

Moore was transported to Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital, where she succumbed to her injuries.

(Headline photo courtesy of Tucker Funeral Home)

By Ken Howlett, News Director

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