TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Two injured in a single vehicle collision on Greenville Road
Date of News Release: 12/04/2010
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- On Friday, December 3, 2010, at approximately 1638 hours, Dareld Allen was operating a commercial vehicle box truck northbound on Greenville Road, North of Elkton, KY. Mr. Allen lost control of the vehicle and dropped off the right shoulder of the roadway. He then overcorrected, crossed both lanes of travel and exited the left side of the roadway. The vehicle traveled down the embankment and as Mr. Allen attempted to steer to the right, the vehicle overturned on the driver side. Mr. Allen and the passenger, Mr. Metcalfe, were transported to Jennie Stuart Medical Center for injuries they sustained in the collision. The accident was investigated by Trooper Derek Smith.