TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on KY 70 in Hopkins County
Date of News Release: 01/06/2009
(Madisonville, KY) - Mr. Arnold Adcock was traveling eastbound on KY 70 when he swerved to avoid a deer. Mr. Adcock overcorrected, which caused him to lose control of his vehicle and travel across the westbound lane. The rear bumper of Mr. Adcock's vehicle struck a utility pole, which brought the vehicle to final rest facing east with the utility pole and wires laying across the bed of the truck. Mr. Adcock was transported to the Regional Medical Center by Med Center EMS for treatment.