Two vehicles collided at the KY 519 and US 60 intersection Monday afternoon and one person was injured, according to Morehead Police Officer J. Sergent.

The emergency call was received between 2:15 and 2:30 p.m. that a two-vehicle injury accident occurred at the KY 519 and KY 60 intersection, Sergent said.

Tim Smedly of Clearfield was driving a blue Kia Spectra when he failed to yield to a white Toyota 4 Runner driven by Sandra Pennington of Morehead, police said. Smedly said his brakes failed when he tried to apply them before impact, according to Sergent.

Smedly was transported by Morehead-Rowan County EMS to St. Claire Regional Medical Center. Smedly’s injuries were not known at press time.

Morehead Fire Rescue also responded to the scene.

The accident remains under investigation by Sergent.

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