TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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One Injured in a Single Vehicle DUI Collision on Ashbyburg Road
Date of News Release: 09/15/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Mr. Jason Thompson was traveling westbound on Ashbyburg Road when he lost control of his vehicle, exiting the westbound shoulder of the roadway. The front bumper of Mr. Thompson's vehicle then struck a tree, causing severe damage to the vehicle. Mr. Thompson was treated at the scene by McLean County EMS and refused transport. Mr. Thompson was then arrested for operating a motor vehicle under the influence of intoxicants. Mr. Thompson was treated for minor injuries at Regional Medical Center, and was then taken to the Hopkins County Detention Center, where he was finally processed and lodged.