Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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One killed in an accident on I-65
Date of News Release: 03/18/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) –- At approximately 7:40 AM on 03/18/2011, a mile north of Glendale, a tractor-trailer truck was traveling south on Interstate 65 and a wheel came loose from the trailer. The wheel went across the median and struck unit 2 which was a box van truck and went through the windshield striking the passenger. Unit 1, was driven by Gerald W. Kinnin, Jr., 60, of Covington, KY. Unit 2, was driven by Somphanh Kanjanabout,46, of Bowling Green, KY. The passenger, Sitane Souvannasing, 65, of Murfreesboro, TN, was pronounced dead at the scene. Accident is under investigation by Tpr. Justin Spears.