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Man charged with DUI, woman injured after accident

A man is in jail after officers say he drove under the influence and hit another car head on.

Darrell Sizemore

LONDON, Ky. (WYMT) - A man is in jail after officers say he drove under the influence and hit another car head on.

Deputies say 59-year-old Darrell Sizemore of London lost control of his vehicle around 1 a.m. On Kentucky-312.

They say Sizemore drove off the road and then over-corrected, crossing the center line and hitting 26-year-old Megan Patterson's car head on.

The car flipped upside down when it was hit and Patterson was stuck inside.

Crews were able to free Patterson, but she had to be airlifted to UK Hospital.

She is listed in serious condition.

Sizemore is in the Laurel County Detention Facility, charged with his third offense of operating a vehicle under the influence.


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