A tragic accident happened in Elizabethtown. This tragic accident cost the life of a senior citizen female named Lillian Mae Curtis. She was 72 years of age at the time of the accident. According to the reports, Lillian Mae Curtis died after a heavy-weight signboard fell on her car. This caused her to sustain severe head injuries. Meanwhile, the old lady from Kentucky could not survive the trauma and passed away in a tragic way. Since Lillian Mae Curtis’s accident news broke out it has raised people’s concerns while traveling on road. We have explored this incident in detail in the following sections of this article. Drag down the page and read more details. Follow More Updates On PKBNews
Who Was Lillian Mae Curtis?
A Denny’s signboard fell on Lillian Mae Curtis’s car when she was heading back home from Kentucky after taking her husband from a hospital where he underwent heart surgery. Reportedly, three people were inside the car when Denny’s signboard fell on her car. Lillian Mae Curtis, her husband Lloyd Eugene Curtis Sr who is 77 years of age, and their daughter named Mary Graham who is 58 years of age. They stopped the car for food when the tragedy occurred. Scroll down the page and learn more details.
Reportedly, the signboard that fell on Lillian Mae Curtis’s car weighs 2600 lbs. This accident took place on Thursday, January 19, 2023. Lillian Mae Curtis got injured in her head and her husband and daughter sustained minor injuries. They survived the trauma but Lillian Mae Curtis could not. Reportedly, the grandmother was rushed to the UofL Hospital after the accident. A neurosurgeon stated that Lillian Mae Curtis had a catastrophic head injury that was inoperable.
After the accident, Lillian Mae Curtis’s granddaughter Mary Howard said, “The doctors said that it was absolutely instantaneous and that there was no way her body could have felt any pain.” While her mother Graham sustained severe injuries including five broken ribs and a concussion. She is also admitted to the UofL Hospital. Mary further added, “It’s definitely not something you can truly wrap your mind around, I don’t know that the shock has worn off – or the fact that we’re going to go home and life is going to continue without her,” Stay tuned to this website for more details.