EYEWITNESS LOCAL NEWSWoman And Child Killed In Two-Vehicle Accident In Floyd County
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Reported by: Tiersa Davis
Web Producer: Jeff Morris
Reported: Sep. 9, 2013 4:21 PM EDT
Updated: Sep. 9, 2013 4:44 PM EDT
Prestonsburg , Floyd County , Kentucky
A woman and a child died from injuries sustained in an accident involving two cars in Floyd County.
Paula McConnell, 58, of Prestonsburg and Donovan Floyd, 9, of Paintsville died from their injuries.
The Prestonsburg Police Department said the accident happened at 2:30 p.m. Friday on U.S. 23 and KY Route 3384. Police said McConnell's vehicle pulled out onto U.S. 23 when it was struck by an oncoming vehicle. Police said McConnell and Floyd were taken to Cabell Huntington Hospital. She passed away Friday, and the child passed away on Monday, police said.
The Prestonsburg Fire Department, Floyd County Sheriff's Department, Kentucky State Police and other agencies assisted with the accident. Police continue to investigate.
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