Deputies: Man likely blacked out causing him to hit house
McCRACKEN Co, Ky —
McCracken County deputies tell Local 6 a driver of a truck may have had a medical issue when he drove into a house Saturday morning.
Deputies responded to the area of Hendron Road and Forest Ridge around 11:44am
They say Don Peck, 68, of Paducah, was driving a 2012 Dodge truck on Forest Ridge Drive and he told them he believed that he may have had a medical event, causing him to black out.
Peck’s 2012 Dodge truck then crossed the intersection of Hendron Road and hit a house. There were people inside the house, but no one was hurt. Deputies say the home suffered structural damage.
Peck was taken to the hospital as a precaution.