TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Non-Injury Collison on the Pennyrile Parkway in Hopkins County
Date of News Release: 10/21/2007
(Hopkins County) - Mr. Albert Thomas Bridgers was travelling southbound on the Pennyrile Parkway. He looked away from the roadway momentarily and his vehicle exited the right shoulder of the roadway. He then attempted to correct the vehicle and exited the roadway once again on the right hand side. The vehicle went through a tree line and came to a final rest against an embankment. Mr. Bridgers did not sustain any injuries. One lane of the Pennyrile Parkway was shut down for approximately 8 hours while the Tractor and Trailer was unloaded. The vehicle was loaded with corn and had to be unloaded for the wrecker service to remove the vehicle from the scene.