Trooper Brad Arterburn
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 5, Campbellsburg
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Fatal Collision on Hillspring Road in Henry County
Date of News Release: 11/16/2010
(Pleasureville, Ky.) -- Dispatchers at Post 5 received a 9-1-1 call at 8:54 a.m. this morning (11/16) reporting a serious injury accident at the 2300 block of Hillspring Road in Henry County. Upon arrival, Troopers discovered that the driver, Mark A. Miller (46 years old from LaGrange), had been ejected from the vehicle. Troopers determined through investigation that Miller crossed the roadway impacting the ditch after an overcorrection. Miller was ejected as the vehicle overturned after impact with the ditch. Miller was not wearing his seatbelt.
Miller was immediately evacuated by an Air Methods, Inc. helicopter to the University of Louisville hospital. Miller succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased at 10:10 a.m. by the Jefferson County Coroner's office. Trooper First Class Jim Mitchell, an accident reconstructionist, is conducting the investigation. The Henry County EMS and the Pleasureville Fire Department assisted Trooper First Class Mitchell at the scene.