Two injured in Whitley County ATV crash

CANADATOWN, Ky. (WKYT) - Two men were injured after their All-Terrain vehicle crashed in Whitley County.

The Whitley County Sheriff's office says that Jon Shupe, 18, and Dylan Abner, 21 were driving along Long Bottom Road near Canadatown around 9:30 p.m. Tuesday night when their ATV went off the roadway.

Shupe and Abner were both ejected from the vehicle and Abner hit a tree.

Whitley County Sheriff's deputies and Woodbine firefighters responded to the accident.

Shupe was treated at the scene and transported to a medical facility in Corbin, Ky for non-life threatening injuries.

Abner was airlifted to the University of Tennessee Medical Center for what the Sheriff's office says were serious injuries.


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