TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Injury collision on Bugtussle Road in Monroe County
Date of News Release: 12/03/2011
(Monroe County, Ky) -- Trooper Bobby Maxwell is investigating an injury collision which occurred at 11:59 a.m. on Bugtussle Road, 9 miles South of Tompkinsville. William Boyd, age 65 of Bowling Green was operating a 2003 Kenworth Tractor Trailer eastbound on Bugtussle Road when he sideswiped a 2004 Kenworth tractor trailer, which was being operated by James Arnold, age 49 of Bowling Green. Boyd's vehicle left the roadway where it overturned. Both operators were belted and later transported to the Monroe County Medical Center by Monroe County EMS where they were treated and released.
Trooper Maxwell was assisted at the scene by Monroe County Fire and Monroe County Sheriff's Department.