April 4, 2012 — Kentucky State Police at the Morehead post received a call involving a single vehicle accident on KY 172, 3 miles East of West Liberty.
Kenneth Brown, 17 of West Liberty, was operating a 1998 Pontiac Firebird eastbound on KY 172. Brown failed to negotiate a curve, crossed the westbound lane of travel, then continued over an embankment.
Brown was taken by private vehicle to Morgan Appalachian Regional Hospital in West Liberty, with non life-threatening injuries.
The accident, reported at 7:49 p.m. on April 3, remains under investigation by Trooper Charlie Bolin.