Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Injury collision on KY 9000 in Powell County
Date of News Release: 11/27/2011
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On Sunday November 27, 2011 as 9:42 AM Kentucky State Police in Morehead responded to the 31 mile marker of KY9000 eastbound, to a report of a two vehicle accident. Trooper Anthony Bowling, Powell County Sheriff's Department, and Powell County EMS responded to the scene. Maxine Brewer was operating her 1998 Chevy Pickup eastbound when the vehicle began to break down. Mrs. Brewer started to move towards the right shoulder, when she noticed a wider pull off in the median of the roadway. Maxine Brewer then cut across the roadway and struck a 2005 Hyundai passenger car operated by Donald Aldridge and passenger Reecy Aldridge. Both Donald Aldridge and Reecy Aldridge were transported to St. Joseph in Lexington for minor injuries. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Anthony Bowling.