Washington County
Sheriff's Department

Aug. 28, 2007

This two vehicle accident occurred on State Road 135 South at Springhill Rd.  The white car was traveling north bound approaching and the blue pickup was traveling south on the highway.  The white car was occupied by a mother and two small children.  As the white car approached the Springhill intersection the driver was distracted by the children in the back seat.  When she returned her attention to the road she was well left of center meeting oncoming traffic.  She swerved attempting to return to her side of the road.  Both children in the white car were in  car seats, fortunately there was no child in the child seat in the pickup truck.  All the injured were transported to Washington County Hospital then to Louisville for treatment.