TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on Western Kentucky Parkway
Date of News Release: 07/21/2009
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Ronald Parker was traveling west bound in a 2009 Mack Semi coming up behind Noel White Jr. in a 2005 Ford F 150. For unknown reasons, Mr. Parker did not realize he was traveling faster than Mr. White, and struck Mr. White's vehicle in the rear on the parkway. Mr. White's vehicle flipped several times, ejecting Mr. White before coming to rest on its' wheels. Mr. Parker's vehicle skidded to a stop several hundred feet past the point of impact. Mr. White was transported to Regional Medical Center for treatment. Mr. Parker received no injuries.