TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on Main Street in Nortonville, KY
Date of News Release: 08/31/2007
Nortonville, KY (Hopkins County) - Kody Holt age 20 of Madisonville, KY was operating a 1993 Chevrolet 1500 pickup truck southbound on Main Street in the limits of Nortonville when another vehicle pulled out onto the roadway into his path. Mr. Holt attempted to avoid the other vehicle and in his attempt to do so, his vehicle exited the roadway and struck an earth embankment head-on. His passenger, Shane Demoss age 19 of White Plains, KY, was unrestrained and struck his head on the windshield. Mr. Demoss was transported by ambulance to the Regional Medical Center for treatment. Mr. Holt was wearing his seatbelt and was not injured. Tpr. Michael Dennis investigated the crash that occurred on August 31, 2007 at 11:10 a.m. Nortonville Fire & Rescue and Medical Center Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.