Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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One Injured in a Collision on the I-65
Date of News Release: 10/25/2010
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) -- On Oct.25, 2010 at approximately 09:48 a.m. the Kentucky State Police was called to respond to an injury accident at the 91mm, NB, I-65.
Unit 1, a 2005 Toyota Tundra pickup, driven by Sheena L. Hewitt, 29, of Frankfort, Ky. was traveling south on I-65. Ms. Hewitt's vehicle entered the median at the 90mm for unknown reasons and crossed the northbound lanes of travel. Unit 2, a 2007 International Tractor Trailer, driven by William P. Mulkins,66, of Louisville, Ky. was traveling north on I-65. Ms. Hewitt's vehicle exited the median beyond control at which time Ms. Hewitt's vehicle struck Mr. Mulkins' vehicle. Ms. Hewitt was extricated from the vehicle by emergency crews. Ms. Hewitt was airlifted and transferred to University of Louisville hospital with serious injuries. Mr. Mulkins was not injured.
The investigation is being conducted by Trooper Chris Berry.