Trooper Shane Jacobs
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 10, Harlan
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Fatal Crash on Old US 421 in Harlan County, KY
Date of News Release: 04/10/2006
(Harlan County, KY) - Elmer Noe was traveling south on Old US 421. Mr. Noe's vehicle crossed the centerline into the northbound lane of Old US 421 and ran off of the roadway striking an embankment. Mr. Noe's vehicle then overturned and struck a tree coming to final rest overturned. Johnson's Lifecare took Mr. Noe to Harlan ARH where he was pronounced dead. Mr. Noe was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the crash. This fatal crash is still under investigation by Trooper Jim T. Whitaker Kentucky State Police Post 10 Harlan.