A 1-year-old Marion County girl died in a two-vehicle crash Tuesday evening, Kentucky State Police said in a news release.
Rashawna Vancleave was pronounced dead at the scene. She was wearing a seat belt but was not in a child-safety seat when the car in which she was a passenger was hit, state police said.
Four other people were treated for injuries after the wreck, which happened at 7:43 p.m. about two miles west of Lebanon on Ky. 68.
State police said Eugene Owens, 35, of Lebanon was driving east in a 2001 Pontiac when he turned left onto a side road in the path of a 2007 Chevrolet pickup truck driven by Tim Clark, 57, of Lebanon, state police said.
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Clark's truck hit Owens' car in the passenger side, knocking it over an embankment.
Clark was not wearing a seat belt and was partially thrown out of the truck. He was treated at Springview Hospital in Lebanon.
Owens, who was wearing a seat belt, was taken to the University of Louisville Hospital for treatment. One of his passengers, Shirley Vancleave, 20, of Lebanon was not wearing a seat belt and was thrown from the car. She was taken to U of L for treatment.
Another passenger, Ryasia Vancleave, 2, was wearing a seat belt but was not in a child-safety seat. She was treated at the Lebanon hospital, state police said.