TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision Involving DUI on KY 181 in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 07/29/2009
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Dionna Griner was operating a 1997 Ford F-150 northbound on KY 181 when she exited the right shoulder of the roadway. Ms. Griner overcorrected causing the vehicle to travel across both lanes. The vehicle exited off the southbound side of the roadway and struck a ditch/embankment where it came to rest. Both Ms. Griner and her passenger, Anthony Ford, were transported by ambulance to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment. Neither occupant was wearing a seat belt. Ms. Griner will be charged with the offenses of DUI 3rd Offense, Driving DUI Suspended License 2nd Offense, Possession of Open Alcoholic Container In Motor Vehicle & Failure To Produce Insurance Card. Ms. Griner was admitted to the hospital. She was charged with the offenses listed below and cited to court due to her injuries. Mr. Ford was treated and released.