Photo by Shelley Spillman
The aftermath of an accident involving a Dodge Dart and a Jeep Thursday, Aug. 13, on U.S. 62.
Deadly highway claims another life

By Shelley Spillman

News Editor

Another fatal crash on U.S. 62 claimed the life of Courtney Meyers of Holland, Ohio, on Thursday, Aug. 14.

Myers, who Kentucky State Police confirmed was a passenger the gnarled blue Dodge Dart, was involved in the collision at the intersection of Hunter Ridge Drive and U.S. 62. She died from her injuries at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. She was only 20 years old.

Myers is one of four who died in crashes on the same stretch of U.S. 62 since 2011.