TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Nebo Man Injured in a Collision on US 41A
Date of News Release: 09/04/2012
Manitou, KY. (Hopkins County) – The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle injury collision that occurred on US 41A (Nebo Road) in Manitou on Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at approximately 6:40 a.m.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Terry W. Young, age 50 of Nebo, KY, was operating a 2007 Dodge Ram pickup truck southbound on US 41A. As Mr. Young was approaching the intersection of KY 630, another vehicle pulled out from KY 630 and into his path of travel. Mr. Young swerved to avoid the other vehicle. Mr. Young's truck exited the roadway and traveled through a yard and across a driveway. The truck entered a ditch which caused it to overturn. It came to rest on its driver's side facing south.
Mr. Young was transported via ambulance to the Regional Medical Center for treatment. He was wearing a seatbelt.
Trooper First Class John Komar investigated the collision. Trooper Bob Winters, Manitou Fire & Rescue, and Medical Center Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.