Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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One injured in a single vehicle collision in Rowan County
Date of News Release: 08/18/2011
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On August 18, 2011 at 10:06 a.m., Kentucky State Police, Post 8 Morehead received a report of a single vehicle injury accident from Morehead Dispatch on KY 799, Big Perry Road. Trooper Keith Howard responded to the accident scene. Katherine L. Hudson was traveling South on KY 799 in a Gold 1996 Chevy Cavalier. While attempting to use her cell phone, the right passenger tire dropped off the right shoulder of the roadway causing her to lose control of the vehicle. The vehicle then traveled over an embankment striking a tree. Katherine L. Hudson was transported to Saint Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead by Rowan County E.M.S. where she is being treated for minor injuries sustained during the accident. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Keith Howard.