TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
Click here to e-mail TFC Stu Recke
Injury Collision on the Pennyrile Parkway in Hopkins County
Date of News Release: 11/26/2008
(Madisonville, KY) - Mrs. Barbara Whitehouse was traveling southbound on the Pennyrile Parkway, when the trailer she was pulling began to sway from side to side, causing her to lose control of the vehicle. Mrs. Whitehouse then struck the guardrail on the southbound shoulder of the roadway with the front of her vehicle. The vehicle rotated clockwise, coming to final rest upright, facing north, blocking both southbound lanes of the Parkway. Mrs. Whitehouse's passenger was transported to Regional Medical Center for treatment to injuries sustained in the collision.