TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Two Injured in a Two Vehicle Collision on KY 1069
Date of News Release: 01/26/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Rebekah Stokes, age 27 of Manitou, Ky., was operating a 1993 Toyota Camry southbound on KY 1069. Walter Ramsey, age 38 of Hanson, Ky., was operating a 2010 Chrysler Town & Country northbound on KY 1069. As Ms. Stokes rounded a curve, her vehicle slid on the roadway and traveled into the northbound lane striking Mr. Ramsey's vehicle head-on. Ms. Stokes' vehicle exited off the northbound side of the roadway and came to rest facing north. Mr. Ramsey's vehicle came to rest in the southbound lane facing east. Ms. Stokes was transported by ambulance to the Regional Medical Center for treatment. Mr. Ramsey was transported by a private vehicle to the Regional Medical Center for treatment. Both subjects were wearing seat belts. Trooper First Class John Komar investigated the crash that occurred at approximately 7:25 a.m. The Madisonville Fire Department and Medical Center Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.