TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on Carter Creek Road in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 11/28/2008
(Madisonville, KY) - Mr. Joe Langley was south bound on Carter Creek Road in a 2003 Volkswagon Jetta when a deer began to enter the roadway. Mr. Langley stated that he panicked and began evasive maneuvers with the intent of avoiding a collision with the deer. Mr. Langley lost control of his vehicle and struck a tree head on. After the collision, Mr. Langley contacted a family member that picked him up from the scene. Mr. Langley was transported by personal vehicle to Muhlenberg County Community Hospital for treatment.