Driver injured in Thursday accident

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By The Staff

MOUNT WASHINGTON - A Louisville man was airlifted to a hospital on Thursday evening.

The Kentucky State Police responded to a one-vehicle accident around 7 p.m. on Thursday on Kings Church Road near Mount Washington.

According to the KSP, William Thomas, 43, of Louisville, was northbound on Kings Church Road when he ran off the right side of the road and then overcorrected.

When he re-entered the roadway, he overcorrected and left the pavement on the left side and the vehicle overturned, ejecting Thomas through the passenger side window.

He was flown to University of Louisville Hospital via Lifenet, where he was listed in stable condition.

The accident is being investigated by KSP Trooper Terry Whittaker.

Also responding to the scene were Bullitt County EMS, Mount Washington Fire Department, Mount Washington Police and Bullitt County constable Mike Alphin.

The driver was not wearing a seatbelt.