TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on the Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway
Date of News Release: 09/10/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- John Kaufman, age 57 of White Plains, KY, was operating a tractor-trailer northbound on the Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway at approximately the 41 mile-marker when his vehicle exited the right shoulder of the roadway. It overturned and came to rest in the wood line off the right shoulder of the roadway. Mr. Kaufman, who was wearing a seat belt, was transported by ambulance to the Regional Medical Center for treatment. Trooper Jeff Ayres investigated the crash that occurred on Friday, September 10, 2010 at 2:40 a.m. Trooper First Class John Komar, the Grapevine Volunteer Fire Department, and Medical Center Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.