Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Single-Vehicle Crash Claims Life Of Lexington Man In Hardin County
Date of News Release: 06/11/2012
(ELIZABETHTOWN, KY) -- On Monday, June 11, 2012 at approximately 5:43 a.m. Post 4 Troopers responded to a single-vehicle fatality crash on the Western Kentucky Parkway at the 130 mile marker. Tpr. Jerry Clanton's investigation revealed that a 2003 Lincoln Towne Car driven by 25-year-old Quintin L. Lewis of Lexington, KY was eastbound on the Western Kentucky Parkway. For reasons unknown at this time the vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree on the eastbound side. Mr. Lewis was pronounced dead at the scene by the Hardin County Coroner, Dr. William Lee. Mr. Lewis was wearing his seatbelt and alcohol or drugs did not appear to be a factor in the crash. The investigation is ongoing by Tpr. Clanton.