Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
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Injury Collision on KY 218 in Hart County
Date of News Release: 12/10/2008
(Bowling Green, KY) - Isaac H Curtis Jr., was traveling westbound on KY 218 approaching the intersection of the L & N Turnpike Road. Donnie J. Sloan initiated a left turn off of the L & N Turnpike Road onto KY 218. Mr. Sloan starts to turn left before a third vehicle, a tractor trailer, clears the intersection. Mr. Sloan, whose view is impeded by the trailer, is then hit by the front end of Mr. Curtis's vehicle. Mr. Sloan's vehicle came to final rest against a guard rail facing. Mr. Sloan was transported to the University of Louisville Hospital where he is listed in serious condition. Tisha Sloan, a passenger in Mr. Sloan's vehicle, was transported to TJ Samson Hospital and is listed in stable condition.