A Bowling Green woman was injured in a two-vehicle collision on Robey Street at the intersection of East Cedar Street Monday, Nov. 18.

Franklin-Simpson Ambulance Service transported Orbelina D. Velis De Cruz, 42, to The Medical Center at Bowling Green following the collision that occurred at 5:50 a.m.

The Franklin Police collision report said Velis De Cruz was the driver of a 2014 Nissan Quest traveling south on Robey Street involved in the collision with a 2019 Ford Edge driven by Jimmy M. Gammons, 67, of Franklin, traveling north on Robey Street.

The report said Velis De Cruz was attempting to turn onto East Cedar Street when the collision occurred.

Lt. Dale Adams investigated.


Franklin Police arrested an Adolphus woman on a methamphetamine possession charge and two other charges on Monday, November 18.

Lonya Lynn South, 44, was charged with possession of a controlled substance -- methamphetamine, promoting contraband and buy or possession of drug paraphernalia.

The arrest citation said South was originally arrested on a warrant issued in Barren County and after being taken to the Simpson County Jail was allegedly found in possession of items containing what was identified as methamphetamine.

Officer Travis Frank made the arrest at about 1:15 a.m. at the jail.

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