TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on Edward T. Breathitt Parkway
Date of News Release: 04/27/2006
Madisonville, KY (Hopkins County) - Barbara J. Green age 57 of Madisonville, KY was operating a 1999 Ford Expedition southbound on the Edward T. Breathitt Parkway just south of the 44 mile-marker. Green was traveling in the left (passing) lane. Another vehicle abruptly crossed into her lane in front of her. Green swerved to avoid the other vehicle and lost control of hers. Green's vehicle traveled into the median where it overturned. The vehicle came to rest upright partially in the median and partially in the northbound lane. Green was transported by ambulance to the Regional Medical Center for treatment. She was wearing a seatbelt. Tpr. Lonnie Kavanaugh investigated the crash that occurred on April 27, 2006 at 10:58 a.m. The Madisonville Fire Department and the Medical Center Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.