TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Single Vehicle Injury Collision on US 79
Date of News Release: 05/19/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Mr. Abe Miller was south bound on US 79 when he approached a bridge. An oncoming vehicle failed to yield the right of way causing Mr. Miller to swerve to avoid a collision. Upon doing so the planter being pulled made contact with the guard rail causing the tractor to overturn. Derek Miller was ejected from the tractor. The tractor came to final rest on top of Derek Miller. He was extricated by persons at the scene. Abe Miller sustained minor injuries and refused transport. Derek Miller was transported by Air-Evac due to injuries.