One Dead, One Hurt In Weekend Crash In Edmonson County

BROWNSVILLE — Kentucky State Police are investigating a fatal accident in Edmonson County. Troopers were called to the scene on Denham Road near the intersection of Noah Bledsoe Road in Edmonson County. Police say 91 year-old Wilmon N. Linger, of Smiths Grove, was driving a 2005 Pontiac van on Noah Bledsoe Road. Linger veered onto Denham Road where his vehicle exited the right side of the roadway, striking a tree and causing the vehicle to overturn. A passenger in the vehicle, 88 year-old Mary C. Linger, of Smiths Grove, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Edmonson County Coroner’s Office. Wilmon Linger was airlifted to University of Louisville Hospital, where he is listed in serious but stable condition.