TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Crash on Charleston Road in Hopkins County
Date of News Release: 06/09/2009
(Madisonville, KY) -- Mr. Edward L. Smith was traveling north on Charleston Road at a high rate of speed when he entered a curve. Mr. Smith was driving a semi loaded with logs. Because of his speed, Mr. Smith was unable to maneuver through the curve, traveled off of the right shoulder of the roadway and overturned. Mr. Smith was transported by ambulance to the Regional Medical Center for treatment.