TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collison on Pennyrile Parkway in Hopkins County
Date of News Release: 03/24/2008
(Madisonville, KY) - Mr. Eric Stucker was traveling southbound, in the right lane on the Pennyrile Parkway, at the 42 1/2 mile marker. Mr. Stucker stated that he momentarily fell asleep, causing his vehicle to exit the right shoulder of the roadway. The right front tire of Mr. Stucker's vehicle struck a ditch, causing Mr. Stucker's vehicle to overturn onto its' top. The vehicle rolled one complete revolution coming to rest, facing east, on its' wheels. Mr. Stucker was transported to Regional Medical Center for injuries sustained as a result of the collision.