1 woman killed, pregnant woman injured in KY crash

4:38 PM, Apr 26, 2012   |    comments
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One woman is dead and a pregnant woman critically injured after a single-car accident Wednesday night.

According to Bell County, Kentucky Sheriff Bruce Bennett, the accident happened on KY 66 at Beverly around 7:15 pm.

Bennett said Sharon Shoffner, 23, was driving a 1994 Pontiac Grand Am when she ran off the road and into a tree.  She was pronounced dead at the scene.

Her passenger, Crystal Wombles, 27, who is eight months pregnant, was airlifted from the scene to UT Medical Center.  She was listed in serious condition Thursday morning.  The condition of the baby has not been released.

Investigators have not indicated what casued Shoffner to run off the road.

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