One injured in Marion crash involving local teen

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By The Staff

One person was injured Wednesday in a two-vehicle collision in Marion County involving a Campbellsville teen.

According to Kentucky State Police, Johnathon R. Colvin, 17, was driving a 1999 Dodge east on Campbellsville Highway, when he attempted to avoid colliding with another vehicle.

However, Colvin lost control of his vehicle, crossed the center lane and struck a westbound 1995 Dodge, driven by James Richardson, 65, of Lebanon. The collision occurred at 4:08 p.m.

Richardson was treated at Springview Hospital and released. Colvin was not injured in the collision. Both drivers were wearing seat belts.

KSP Trooper Fred Cornett investigated.