Alcohol was a contributing factor in a one vehicle, rollover wreck Wednesday afternoon on Hales Highway according to Russell County Sheriff’s Deputy David Cain.
Deputy Cain’s investigation continues in efforts of determining whether Travis Peterson or Derek Peterson was driving when the wreck occured. Deputy Cain said the vehicle left the roadway and overturned, about two miles south of Russell Springs.
Travis Peterson was transported by the Russell County EMS to the Russell County Hospital and was later transferred to the U.K. Medical Center.
Derek Peterson declined medical treatment.