TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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One Injured in a Single Vehicle Collision on KY 81
Date of News Release: 01/14/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Caitlyn Poole was driving her 1998 Mitsubishi Eclipse Convertible northbound on KY 81. Jason Vincent was riding with Ms. Poole in the front passenger seat. Ms. Poole momentarily took her eyes off the roadway causing the vehicle to exit the right shoulder. Ms. Poole then overcorrected causing her vehicle to exit the left side of the roadway. The vehicle then struck a tree with the passenger side door. Mr. Vincent was taken to the Muhlenberg County Hospital for injuries sustained in the crash. Mr. Vincent was not wearing his seatbelt. Trooper Lloyd Ray was assisted on scene by the Bremen Fire Department and the Muhlenberg County Ambulance Service.