TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on KY 507 in Elkton, KY
Date of News Release: 08/14/2007
Elkton, KY (Todd County) - James Powell age 59 of Allegre, KY was operating a 1994 Ford Econoline van on Rennie Road. He was attempting to make a left turn from Rennie Road onto KY 507. Timberly Gardner age 32 of Elkton, KY was operating a 1995 Oldsmobile Cutlass eastbound on KY 507. As Ms. Gardner topped a hillcrest, Mr. Powell pulled out onto KY 507 and into her path. Ms. Gardner's vehicle struck Mr. Powell's vehicle in the driver's side. Mr. Powell's vehicle came to rest overturned on its side off the roadway. Ms. Gardner's vehicle came to rest in the roadway. Mr. Powell was transported by ambulance to Gateway Hospital in Clarksville, TN for treatment. Ms. Gardner was not injured. Both subjects were wearing seatbelts. Tpr. Craig Engler investigated the crash that occurred on August 14, 2007 at 10:45 a.m. The Sharon Grove Fire Department, Todd County Rescue and EMS assisted at the scene.