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Kentucky State Police Investigate Single Vehicle Injury Collision

Date of News Release: 8/29/2017

Belton, KY.(August 23, 2017) – The Kentucky State Police is investigating a single vehicle injury collision that occurred August 23, 2017. The preliminary investigation revealed that Shauna Tanner, 18, was operating a 2000 Pontiac Grand Am north bound on Harris Road. Tanner told police that she dropped off the right shoulder of the roadway, over-corrected and lost control of her vehicle. Tanner’s vehicle exited the roadway and entered a ditch. Tanner’s vehicle continued in a ditch, overturned and came to final rest on the passenger’s side.

Trooper Jerry Knight was assisted at the scene by the Beechmont Volunteer Fire Department, Drakesboro Volunteer Fire Department and Muhlenberg County EMS. Tanner was transported to Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment of her injuries.

Location: Harris Road, Belton, KY
Time: 1250
Date: 08-24-2017
Driver: Shauna Tanner, 18 years old
Seatbelt: Yes
Vehicle: 2000 Pontiac Grand Am