TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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One Injured in a Single Vehicle Collision on US 79
Date of News Release: 09/10/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Marcia K. Salvage, age 29 of Clarksville, TN, was operating a 2008 Nissan Altima northbound on US 79(Russellville Road). As she came upon a small hillcrest, her vehicle veered off the right shoulder of the roadway. She overcorrected and crossed both lanes of travel. The vehicle exited off the southbound side of the roadway and traveled into a ditch where it overturned several times before coming to rest on its top. Ms. Salvage was transported by ambulance to the Gateway Medical Center in Clarksville, TN for treatment. She was wearing a seat belt. Trooper Camileo Threatt investigated the crash that occurred on Friday, September 10, 2010 at approximately 10:58 a.m. The Guthrie Police Department, Todd County Rescue Squad, and Todd County EMS assisted at the scene.