Trooper Kendra Wilson
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 12, Frankfort
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Injury collision on the Bluegrass Parkway
Date of News Release: 11/20/2011
(Frankfort, Ky.) -- William F. Cobb was operating a 2005 Nissan Murano westbound on the Bluegrass Parkway near the 55 MM. A construction truck had mechanical problems and was on the shoulder, disabled. Another truck was stopped assisting the disabled truck. Mr. Cobb began coughing after drinking coffee and left the roadway, striking both vehicles stopped on the shoulder. Mr. Cobb operator was flown to UK Hospital for his injuries. Two other subjects that were working on the disabled vehicle sustained minor injuries. Date of the collision Thursday, November 17, 2011.