Russell County Sheriff Derek Polston reports that at 3:19pmCT on Thursday afternoon, the Russell County Sheriffs Office received a call of an accident with Injuries on Hwy 619, 3 miles east of Russell Springs. A 2008 Chevy being operated by Norma Jean Brown of Columbia, KY pulled into the path of a 2017 Chevy operated by 17 year old Lindsey Wooldridge of Russell Springs, KY. 3 passengers in the Wooldridge vehicle were treated at the scene by Russell County EMS.
Norma Brown was charged with DUI 1st degree. A passenger in her vehicle, Kevin Lawson, age 34 of Windsor, KY was charged with Public Intoxication (including Alcohol). Both were lodged in the Russell County Detention Center.
Deputy Kenny Perkins is the investigating officer and was assisted at the scene by Russell County EMS.