TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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DUI Injury Crash on US 41 in Christian County
Date of News Release: 06/18/2008
Madisonville, KY - Demond Kates, operating a 2004 Chevrolet Impala, was stopped on US 41 waiting to make a left turn. Rene Pitcock, operating a 1996 Nissan, struck Mr. Kates vehicle in the rear. A juvenile passenger in the Kates vehicle was transported by private vehicle to the hospital.
Upon further investigation, it was discovered that Demond Kates' driver's license was suspended. He was arrested for Driving on a DUI Suspended License, 3rd offense, and lodged in the Christian County Jail.