TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on Western Kentucky Parkway in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 01/19/2009
(Madisonville, KY) - Mr. Leonard Smith was traveling eastbound on the Western Kentucky Parkway when due to icy conditions he lost control of his vehicle. Mr. Smith exited the eastbound shoulder of the roadway striking a guardrail causing his vehicle to rotate in a counter clockwise manner. Mr. Smith's vehicle then struck the guardrail again coming to final rest on the shoulder of the roadway. Mr. Smith was transported to the Regional Medical Center by Muhlenberg County EMS for treatment of his injuries.