Very slow moving showers and thunderstorms will move into our area overnight and Sunday. The potential for flooding will be heightened in southern and eastern Kentucky.
OWINGSVILLE, Ky. (WKYT) - A woman was airlifted to UK Hospital Monday night after she lost control of her SUV and crashed on Interstate 64 in Bath County.
The crash happened just before 7 p.m. in the westbound lanes near Owingsville.
Kentucky State Police say 59-year-old JoAnne Lawson, of Mt. Sterling, was using her cell phone, when she lost control of her Ford Explorer, and struck an embankment.
Police say the vehicle then went into a spin, causing Lawson to be ejected.
There was no word on Lawson's condition Monday night. Police say she was not wearing a seat belt.
Westbound I-64 was closed for a couple of hours after the crash while police investigated.