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  Vehicle Versus Gas Pump Accident in Beechmont

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (12/09/2014) – On Dec. 8, 2014, local firefighters and Kentucky State Police responded to an accident at Beechmont at Clacey's gas station, located in Beechmont.

Gas Station attendant Ron Chadwick informed KenCo News that around 6:00 p.m. a car traveling from Merle Travis Hwy made a U-turn at the intersection at 431 South at a fast rate of speed. Chadwick stated he was startled when he looked up as a car sped toward the gas pump, striking a post and then the side of the gas pump.

No Injuries were reported.

Beechmont Fire and rescue responded to the scene along with Kentucky State Police.

The driver of the vehicle was arrested on suspicion of Driving under the Influence of Drugs/Alcohol.  

Adam Davis
KenCo News