TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on US 41 A in Madisonville
Date of News Release: 08/01/2006
Madisonville, KY (Hopkins County) - Phillip Offutt age 43 of Madisonville, KY was operating a 2004 Sterling LP Gas Truck. Mr. Offutt was attempting to make a turn from the Wicks Well parking lot onto US 41A northbound. William Turner age 39 of Madisonville, KY was operating a 1992 Ford L8000 Oil Truck northbound on US 41A. Mr. Offutt pulled out into the path of Mr. Turner's vehicle. Mr. Turner's vehicle rear-ended Mr. Offutt's vehicle. Mr. Offutt was transported by ambulance to the Regional Medical Center for treatment of minor injuries. Mr. Turner was not injured. Both subjects were wearing seatbelts. Tpr. Derek Smith investigated the crash that occurred on August 1, 2006 at 8:50 a.m. The Manitou Volunteer Fire Department, Medical Center Ambulance Service and Emergency Management assisted at the scene.