Three-car accident sends three to hospital, blocks roadway

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By Staff

Nelson County Sheriff’s Deputies and Nelson County EMS responded to a three-car accident Monday evening at Ky. 245 and Wheeler Loop.


According to Deputy Brandon Bryan, who was on scene, Katherine Kokkinis, who was operating a red Toyota Corolla, was stopped to turn into a driveway when she was rear-ended by another vehicle driven by Taylor Morris.

The collision caused Kokkinis’ vehicle to cross into oncoming traffic where she collided with a Chevrolet Van driven by Paul Williams. 

Kokkinis was transported by ambulance to University of Louisville Hospital. 

Morris and Williams were taken to Flaget Hospital by private vehicle.

The Toyota sustained severe damage to the rear and driver’s side. The other two vehicles involved sustained front-end damage.

The accident closed both sides of the roadway for a short time while the vehicles were removed.