2 teens injured in Trigg County crash


Web Editor - Ryan Burkett

TRIGG COUNTY, Ky. - Two 13-year-olds were injured in a crash in Trigg County, Kentucky on Thursday afternoon.

The Kentucky State Police says a car driven by 19-year-old Edward Thacker was traveling southbound on KY 778. The car veered off the right shoulder as it approached a curve, then struck a tree.

The two passengers, Ashley Mesmer and Mckala Englehart, were hospitalized after the crash. KSP says one of the passengers was pinned in the car and had to be removed by the Trigg County Rescue Squad.

There is no word on the condition of the injured teens.