TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on Interstate 24 in Christian County
Date of News Release: 11/07/2012
(Madisonville, KY) -- Logan Slaughters was driving a Ford F-150 pickup truck. Mr. Slaughters was attempting to merge onto to Interstate 24 westbound from US 41 Alt northbound. Before changing lanes Mr. Slaughters lost control of the vehicle on the wet pavement. Mr. Slaughters then over corrected and struck the westbound guardrail with the front of the vehicle. The front seat passenger, Robert Finnegan, was not wearing his seat belt and was thrown from the vehicle. Sean Finnegan, the rear passenger, was wearing his seat belt and was not injured. Robert Finnegan was transported to Jennie Stewart Medical Center for non-life threatening injuries.