TFC Corey King
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 16, Henderson
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Two injured in a 3 vehicle collision at the intersection of KY 81 & KY 140
Date of News Release:10/19/2010
(Henderson, Ky.) -- Sherri Cook was traveling east on KY 140. Michael Stratton was traveling south on KY 81. Richard Vandiver was stopped on KY 81 facing north yielding for on coming traffic in order to make a left turn onto KY 140. Ms. Cook approached the intersection of KY 81 and failed to stop at the stop sign. Ms. Cook continued through the intersection without stopping or slowing and struck Mr. Stratton's vehicle. Mr. Stratton then lost control of his vehicle, entered the opposing lane and struck Mr. Vandiver's vehicle. Ms. Cook was flown from the scene by PHI to St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville. Mr. Vandiver was transported by McLean County Ambulance to the Owensboro Medical Health System. Mr. Stratton did not receive any injury.