TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on KY 295 in Dycusburg, KY
Date of News Release: 01/03/2008
Dycusburg, KY (Crittenden County) - Evan W. Rhodes age 20 of Eddyville, KY was operating a 2002 Jeep Grand Cherokee southbound on KY 295 approximately 4 miles south of Dycusburg when the vehicle exited the roadway. As a result, Mr. Rhodes overcorrected causing the vehicle to come back onto the roadway at a near 90-degree angle. The vehicle crossed both lanes of travel and exited off the roadway. The vehicle overturned in a ditch and struck a tree. It came to rest on its side against the tree. Mr. Rhodes was transported by ambulance to Western Baptist Hospital for treatment. He was wearing a seatbelt. Tpr. Chris Smith investigated the crash that occurred on January 2, 2008 at 10:22 a.m. Crittenden County EMS assisted at the scene.