According to Wayne County Sheriff Tim Catron Deputy James Barnett responded to two single vehicle accidents on June 29, 2020 that occurred in the same location at approximately 7 pm.
Upon arrival at the scene Deputy Barnett learned that the first vehicle lost control while going around a curve on East Highway 92 due to the wet road conditions. Deputy Barnett learned that the second vehicle attempted to avoid contacting the first vehicle causing it to leave the highway then overturning in a nearby field. The driver of the second vehicle was transported to the Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset by the Wayne County Emergency Medical service for treatment.
Deputy Barnett was also assisted by the Monticello Fire Department at the scene. His investigation is continuing into the accident.