TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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One Injured in a Single Vehicle Collision on the Pennyrile Parkway
Date of News Release: 05/14/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Monica Curtis, age 39 of Newburgh, IN, was operating a 2004 Ford, Ranger pickup truck northbound on the Pennyrile Parkway when the tire tread separated from the passenger side rear tire of her vehicle. Ms. Curtis lost control of her vehicle and entered the median. Ms. Curtis' vehicle struck the opposing embankment of the median and overturned coming to final rest upright facing southwest. Ms. Curtis was transported to Regional Medical Center via Medical Center Ambulance Service for treatment. She was wearing a seat belt. Trooper Nick Rice investigated the crash that occurred on May 13, 2010 at 5:40 p.m. Trooper Carlo Anderson and Medical Center Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.