TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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One Injured in a Single Collision on KY 181
Date of News Release: 09/22/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- James D. Springfield, age 29 of Elkton, KY, was operating a 1996 Ford Windstar northbound on KY 181 when his vehicle dropped off the right shoulder of the roadway. Mr. Springfield overcorrected and crossed both lanes of travel. The vehicle exited off the left side of the roadway and struck a ditch. The vehicle overturned and came to rest on its passenger side. Mr. Springfield was not injured. His passenger, Emily G. Womble, age 25 of Elkton, KY, was transported by ambulance to Logan Memorial for treatment. Both subjects were wearing seat belts. Trooper Jermaine Savage investigated the crash that occurred on Wednesday, September 22, 2010 at 7:20 a.m. Detective Scott Smith and Todd County Rescue & EMS assisted at the scene.