TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on KY 189 in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 09/11/2008
(Muhlenberg County) - Lynsey Thompson was operating a 2000 Dodge Neon. She was attempting to make a left turn from Dunn Road onto KY 189 to travel north. Sherman Adcock was operating a 1994 Ford Taurus southbound on KY 189. Ms. Thompson pulled into the path of Mr. Adcock. Mr. Adcock swerved to avoid striking Ms. Thompson's vehicle, but was unsuccessful. The two vehicles struck head-on. Both vehicles came to rest off the roadway. Mr. Adcock was transported to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital by ambulance for treatment. Ms. Thompson was transported to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital by a private vehicle for treatment. Ms. Thompson was wearing a seatbelt. Mr. Adcock was not wearing a seatbelt.