TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on KY 70 in Hopkins County
Date of News Release: 08/17/2006
(Hopkins County) - Mr. Gustavo Limon was traveling eastbound on KY 70 in Richland. Mrs. Barbara Porter was also traveling eastbound on KY 70 behind Mr. Limon. Mr. Limon activated his right turn signal to initiate a right turn on Elva Road. As Mrs. Porter approached Mr. Limon's vehicle, she switched lanes in an attempt to go around Mr. Limon as he was turning. Mrs. Porter's vehicle struck the rear of Mr. Limon's vehicle while she was passing. Mrs. Porter's vehicle then spun around in the roadway coming to final rest in a ditch facing westbound. Mrs. Porter was transported to Regional Medical Center via Med Center Ambulance.