Local volunteer firefighter arrested for driving recklessly
GRAVES COUNTY, Ky. - A volunteer firefighter was arrested for driving erratically, putting others, himself and a child in his car in danger.
The Graves County Sheriff's Department tells us Arthur "A.J." Ferguson from the Berkley and Arlington Fire Department was driving more than 100 miles per hour on his way to Jackson Purchase Medical Center.
Multiple police cars tried to pull Ferguson over, but he wouldn't stop.
Ferguson was using red lights on his personal car. A child with a fever of 102 was inside the car at the time. The Sheriff's Department tells us that child's condition was not life-threatening.