Glasgow Daily Times, Glasgow, KY

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November 20, 2012

8:01 MORNING UPDATE: One injured in Loretto wreck


Trooper Kevin Roberts is investigating a collision that occurred on Monday at 6:29 p.m. at the intersectioin of St. Francis Highway and Holy Cross Road in the city limits of Loretto.

   Mary Gootee, 50, of Springfield, was traveling south on St. Francis Highway, operating a 2003 Dodge Neon.  She made a left turn from Holy Cross Road onto St. Francis Highway and pulled into the path of a 2005 Ford Escape.  The Escape was operated by 35-year-old Elizabeth Thompson of Bardstown.  Thompson was wearing a seatbelt and her 1-year-old son Korbin Thompson was in a child safety seat and not injured. 


Mary Gootee and a passenger and 57-year-old Harold Gootee were both belted and not injured.  A third occupant in the Gootee vehicle, 25-year-old Augusta Gootee, of Springfield, was belted but was transported to Springview Hospital and airlifted to University Hospital in Louisville with non-life threatening injuries.


Trooper. Roberts was assisted at the scene by the Marion County Sheriff's Department, Rescue and EMS and the Loretto Fire Department.

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