TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Single-Vehicle Injury Collision On US 60
Date of News Release: 03/12/2014
Marion, KY (Crittenden County) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury collision that occurred on US 60, approximately four miles west of Marion, on Wednesday, March 12, 2014, at 11:30 a.m.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Thomas Irvin, 26, of Bloomfield, KY, was operating a 1999 Ford F250 pickup truck eastbound on US 60 when he lost control of the vehicle. It exited the right shoulder of the roadway and traveled down an embankment. The vehicle struck a ditch and came to rest off the roadway.
Mr. Irvin and his son, Ricky Irvin, 5, were transported via ambulance to Crittenden Health Systems for treatment. Mr. Irvin was wearing a seatbelt and his son was restrained in a booster seat.
Trooper First Class Darron Holliman investigated the collision. The Crittenden County Sheriff's Department, Crittenden County EMS, and the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet assisted at the scene.