TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Three injured in a single vehicle collision
Date of News Release: 01/04/2011
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Michael Bourland, age 40 of Madisonville, KY, was operating a 1987 Chevrolet S-10 pickup truck southbound on KY 672 approximately eleven miles south of Dawson Springs when his vehicle exited the right shoulder of the roadway in an attempt to avoid a deer. The vehicle struck an embankment causing it to overturn several times. It came to rest upright on the southbound side facing an eastward direction. Mr. Bourland and his passengers, Linda Lomax, 41, of Madisonville, Ky., and Michael S. Bourland, 17, of Cadiz, Ky., were transported via ambulance to the Caldwell County Medical Center for treatment. All occupants were wearing a seat belt. Trooper Scotty R. Sharp investigated the crash that occurred on January 3, 2011 at 6:10 p.m. The Princeton Fire Department and Caldwell County EMS assisted at the scene.