TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on KY 1033 in Hanson, KY
Date of News Release: 01/28/2008
Hanson, KY (Hopkins County) - Eben Pendergraff age 17 of Hanson, KY was operating a 2007 Pontiac G5 LS southbound on KY 1033. For an unknown reason, the vehicle dropped off the right side of the roadway. In an attempt to recover, Ms. Pendergraff steered her vehicle to the left. As a result, she overcorrected and exited off the left side of the roadway. The vehicle traveled approximately 300 feet before striking a gravel driveway embankment. It overturned and came to rest on its top in a yard. Ms. Pendergraff was transported by a private vehicle to the Regional Medical Center for treatment. She was not wearing a seatbelt. Tpr. Derek Smith investigated the crash that occurred on January 28, 2008 at 3:30 a.m. The Hanson Fire Department and Hanson Rescue Squad #7 assisted at the scene.