TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury collision on KY 81 in Muhlenberg County
Date of News Release: 05/24/2011
(Madisonville, Ky.) -- Marcia Cadwell, age 59 of South Carrollton, KY, was operating a 2005 Chevrolet Malibu northbound on KY 81. She was attempting to make a left turn into the County Line Diner. Gary Hendricks, age 55 of Bremen, KY, was operating a 2001 Dodge Ram southbound on KY 81. Ms. Cadwell turned into Mr. Hendricks' path of travel and the two vehicles collided. Both vehicles exited the right side of the roadway where they came to rest. Both drivers were transported via ambulance to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment. Both drivers were wearing seatbelts. Trooper Craig Engler investigated the crash that occurred on Tuesday, May 24, 2011 at approximately 10:55 a.m. Trooper Jerrod Hearld, the Bremen Volunteer Fire Department, and Muhlenberg County EMS assisted at the scene.