TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on KY 70 Muhlenberg County, KY
Date of News Release: 05/08/2006
(MuhlenbergCounty, KY) - Mr. Albert McPherson was stopped in the westbound lane on KY 70 waiting to turn onto Midland Springs Road. Mr. Gary Huff was also westbound on KY 70. As he traveled westbound, Mr. Huff temporarily looked away from the road. When he looked up, he was too close to Mr. McPherson's vehicle to avoid a collision. Mr. Huff's vehicle struck Mr. McPherson's vehicle in the rear and forced it off the roadway. Rebecca Smedley, a passenger in Mr. McPherson's vehicle, sustained minor injuries and was transported by private vehicle to Muhlenberg County Hospital for treatment. No other injuries were reported.