TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Injury collision on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway
Date of News Release: 11/01/2011
(Russell Springs, KY) –- Trooper Mike Woodrum is investigating a collision that occurred Tuesday morning at 8:15a.m. 2.3 miles West of Russell Springs on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway. Rhonda G. Petercheff, age 33 of Somerset was traveling West on the Louie B. Nunn Parkway in a 2001 Buick Park Avenue when she lost control, traveled across the median in the Eastbound lane, struck an embankment and overturned. Petercheff was ejected from the vehicle and airlifted from the scene to UK Medical Center. Trooper Woodrum was assisted at the scene by Kentucky State Police Sgt. Kevin Hunt, Trooper Ryan Wolking, Kentucky State Police Vehicle Enforcement Lieutenant Joey Conn, Russell County Sheriff's Department, Russell County EMS, and the Russell Springs Fire Department.