TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Traffic Crash in Whitley County
Date of News Release: 09/21/11
(LONDON, KY.) –-On Wednesday, September 21, 2011 at approximately 8:39 AM, the Kentucky State Police, Post 11 London, received a report of a single vehicle traffic crash at the Cumberland Falls State Park in Whitley County.
Upon arrival Trooper First Class Philip Hayes determined that gray, 2000, Chevrolet, Suburban, SUV, operated by Mohammed H. Suleiman, 39, of Lexington, had driven over an embankment near the sewage treatment plant.
TFC Hayes determined that Suleiman had become lost on the unfamilar roads and accidentialy drove over the embankment in the heavy rain.
TFC Hayes is in charge of the investigation and was assisted by officers of the Kentucky State Police, the Cumberland Falls State Park employess, the Whitley County EMS and the Oak Grove Fire Department.