TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Two injured in a collision on the Wendell H. Ford Parkway
Date of News Release: 01/17/2011
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Ms. Ashley Edwards was traveling eastbound, when she lost control of her vehicle due to a patch of black ice. Ms. Edwards overcorrected, exited the right side of the roadway and struck a rock wall. Ms. Edwards re-entered the roadway into the path of Mr. Richard Rineer. Mr. Rineer was unable to avoid the collision and struck Ms. Edwards in the driver side door. Ms. Edwards came to final rest in the right hand lane and Mr. Rineer came to final rest in the median. Ms. Edwards was transported to the Caldwell County Hospital by ambulance and Mr. Rineer and his passenger Mr. Demetrius Brown were not injured.