Carroll woman dies following car wreck
Monday, October 29, 2012 11:00 AM
A woman died Saturday from injuries she received in a car crash Friday.
Norma Puckett, 76, of Carrollton, was traveling east on KY 42 in Trimble County when her vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. Trimble County fire crews responded to the accident around 4:20 p.m. She had to be extricated from the her vehicle, Milton Fire Chief Jason Long said Friday.
She was transported to Carroll County Memorial Hospital and later to the University of Louisville Hospital, where she died, a news release from the Kentucky State Police said.
Puckett was wearing a seat belt, the release said.
KSP Trooper Charles Loudermilk is leading leads an investigation into the accident. Trimble County EMS, Bedford Fire and Rescue, Milton Fire and Rescue and Carroll County EMS assisted Kentucky State Police at the scene.