Driver crashes through couple’s bedroom, couple thrown from home

Updated: Sep. 16, 2019 at 5:22 AM CDT
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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (KFVS) - A vehicle crashed through a home on Sept. 15 around 11:30 p.m. according to officials with the McCracken County Sheriff’s Department.

Deputies said they were notified of a single vehicle injury crash at the intersection of US 60 West and County Line Road.

Rosa L. Overby, 69, of Kevil, was operating a 2018 KIA passenger car heading south on County Line Road, deputies said.

When Overby came to the intersection of US 60, she lost control of her vehicle.

Deputies said the vehicle traveled across US 60 and exited the roadway. It then continued south from the road toward a residence.

Houston Winters, 30, and his wife, Britana Winters, 29, both of Kevil, were inside the house sleeping at the time.

Deputies said Overby’s vehicle, stuck the house and entered the Winters’ bedroom.

The vehicle hit the couple’s bed as it passed through the home.

The couple flew from from the house as Overby’s vehicle continued through the home and exited the rear wall, deputies said.

The Winters’ were taken to an area hospital for apparent serious injuries.

Deputies said Overby had to be removed by emergency services from the vehicle before being taken to an area hospital for incapacitating injuries.

McCracken Deputies were assisted on scene by Ballard County Sheriff’s Office, Ballard EMS and Rescue, Kevil and LaCenter Fire Departments, and BA’s Towing.

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