Driver injured near Rineyville

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By Amber Coulter

A driver received life-threatening injuries Saturday morning in a collision west of Rineyville.

Chelsea R. McClanahan, 18, of Hardinsburg, was traveling west on Berrytown Road in a 1997 General Motor Co. Jimmy when her vehicle dropped off the right shoulder of the road, according to Kentucky State Police, which investigated the collision at 6:33 a.m.

McClanahan overcorrected and the vehicle overturned several times. She was ejected and suffered life-threatening injuries, according to police.

McClanahan was treated at the scene by Hardin County EMS and later was transported to University Hospital in Louisville by Air Methods Air Ambulance, according to police.

She was listed in stable condition Sunday.

The investigation into the wreck is ongoing.