Man injured after wheelchair struck by vehicle

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By The Staff

A Taylor County man is in stable condition after his wheelchair was struck by a truck Friday morning.

According to a Taylor County Sheriff's Department report, Herman R. Curry, 63, was operating an electric wheelchair on Christerson Lane when he was struck by a 1993 Chevrolet pickup driven east by John W. McFarland, 77. The collision occurred at 9:45 a.m.

Curry was transported to Taylor Regional Hospital by Campbellsville/Taylor County Rescue where he was treated for head injures. He was later transported to the University of Louisville Hospital.

Deputy Allen Newton investigated.