Davis Motor Sales banner ad

fatal accidentGREENVILLE. Ky. (12/10/13) — The Greenville Police Department responded to a single vehicle collision this morning on South Main Street that turned out to be a fatality.

Janet Tinsley, 66, of Lewisburg, was traveling southbound on South Main Street at approximately 6:59 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 12. For unknown reasons, Tinsley's 2003 Nissan Xterra exited the east side of the roadway, traveled approximately 177 feet, and struck a tree.

Tinsley was wearing a seat belt. Tinsley was pronounced dead at the scene by Muhlenberg County Coroner's Office. The collision is being investigated by GPD Assistant Chief Duane Harvey.

Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Office, Muhlenberg EMS, Greenville Fire Department and Central City Fire Department also assisted at the scene.

Paul McRee
SurfKY News Reporter
Information provided by GPD Officer Wesley Miller

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 18,230.06
+97.36 (0.54%)    
2 S&P 2,109.24
+4.74 (0.23%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,986.12
+22.59 (0.46%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

February 25, 2015 7298

Multi-Agency Investigation Nets Large-Scale Meth…

in Top News For All Sites by Trooper Stu Recke
February 24, 2015 7165

Two Charged in Central City Meth Bust

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
February 22, 2015 7026

Easter Cuties Pageant in Memory of Shanice Bean

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
February 25, 2015 6096

New Asian Restaurant Coming to Madisonville

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
February 23, 2015 4799

Fire Departments Respond to Wester's Body Shop

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Shawn Freels
February 24, 2015 4504

School Board Holding Special Called Meeting

in Muhlenberg News by Sherri Miller

Most Read This Month

February 12, 2015

UPDATE: Name of Pennyrile Fatality Officially…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
February 09, 2015

Police Pursue Man after Fight at Taco Bell

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 01, 2015 1600

HCCHS Student Has Unique Eye for Art

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
March 01, 2015 1237

4H Penguin Plunge Draws Hundreds to Poolside

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
March 01, 2015 980

Dave Says - March 1, 2015

in General News For All Sites by Dave Ramsey
March 01, 2015 957

West Broadway Vendor Event, Tag Sale Planned

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 01, 2015 939

Whitfield Meets with American Financial Services…

in General News For All Sites by Robert Hankins
March 01, 2015 895

Legislator's Log - Week of March 1, 2015

in General News For All Sites by Brent Yonts
March 01, 2015 846

Libraries’ Drawing Contest Begins March 2

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Amie Waltrip
March 01, 2015 838

Kentucky Offers Tax Credit to Small Business…

in General News For All Sites by Joe Hall
March 01, 2015 809

Outdoor Truths - March 1, 2015

in General News For All Sites by Gary Miller
March 01, 2015 743

Endowment Partners with Cheri for Free Screenings…

in Lakes News by Kyser Lough