TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on KY 175 in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 03/19/2008
(Madisonville, KY) - Ms. Jerrie L. Palmer was Northbound on KY175 approaching Blacklake Road when a deer entered the travel portion of the roadway. Ms. Palmer swerved to avoid a collision with the deer and lost control of her vehicle. Ms. Palmer exited the left shoulder of the roadway and struck a ditch embankment, coming to final rest in the center of the ditch. Ms. Palmer was transported by Muhlenberg County Ambulance Service to the Muhlenberg County Community Hospital with possible head injuries.