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Single Vehicle Injury Collision on Pennyrile Parkway

Date of News Release: 05/15/2015

Mortons Gap, KY (Hopkins County) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a single vehicle, injury collision that occurred on the Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway, just north of Mortons Gap, at approximately the 37 mile-marker, on Friday, May 15, at 4:30 a.m.

The preliminary investigation revealed that Linda Bullock, 71, Nortonville, was operating a 2004 Toyota Corolla northbound on the parkway when she lost control of the vehicle. It exited the left shoulder of the roadway and entered the median. The vehicle overturned and came to rest on its top in the median.

Ms. Bullock, who was wearing a seatbelt, was transported via ambulance to Baptist Health Madisonville for treatment.

Trooper Bob Winters investigated the collision. The Madisonville Police Department, the South Hopkins Fire Department, and Medical Center Ambulance Service assisted at the scene.