Officer Harold Mosley
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
CVE Region 1
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Lyon County Overturned Tractor Trailer Injury Collison
Date of News Release: 10/31/2011
(Lyon County, Ky.) – A semi truck and trailer loaded with paper entered the south bound I-69 ramp to east bound I-24 ramp too fast. The vehicle left the roadway, struck the guard rail face and then overturned coming to rest in the median. Mr. Bill R. Pearrow was extricated from the vehicle by Lyon County Rescue and Eddyville Fire Department. He was transported to the Caldwell County Hospital by Lyon County EMS for treatment of his injuries. The ramp was closed for approximately 1 hour while the truck was placed upright and debris was cleared from the roadway.