Posted on 2/2/14

HockerWreck1GREENVILLE, Ky. (6/19/13) – On Tuesday, June 18, at 3:37 PM, local first responders were dispatched to the scene of a one-vehicle accident at the intersection of KY 1380 and Paradise Road in Greenville, behind the airport.

Once on the scene, officials found that 25-year-old Jessica Hocker and 28-year-old Chris Warner were traveling eastbound on KY 1380 when Hocker’s 1999 Chevy Cavalier exited the highway. The vehicle rolled over, resulting in both Hocker and Warner being ejected.

Hocker was life-flighted to Vanderbilt for severe injuries.

At the time of the initial first response to the accident, officials were not aware that Warner was actually in the vehicle, the result being that he wasn’t found at first. According to Sheriff Curtis McGehee, officers searched the area, but Warner was not located. Several hours later, a relative of Warner contacted Central Dispatch with concern that he may have been in the accident. Emergency crews went back to the scene and located Warner’s body approximately 85 feet from where the vehicle was found, on the opposite side of the road in grass approximately as tall as the officials on the scene.

This incident is currently being investigated by Muhlenberg County Sheriff Deputy B.W. DeArmond and the Muhlenberg County Coroner’s Office.

Deputy DeArmond was assisted by SGT Terry Vick, Powderly Police Dept., Greenville Police Dept., Greenville Fire Dept., Muhlenberg County Ambulance, Muhlenberg County Central Dispatch, and PHI.



SurfKY News
Information provided by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
Photos by Paul McRee your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

October 06, 2015 4857

County Passes Occupational Tax Ordinance

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
October 07, 2015 4753

Alleged Attempt to Hide Meth in Doughnuts Results…

by SurfKY News
October 05, 2015 4096

Four Charged with Drug Offenses after Motel…

by SurfKY News
October 06, 2015 3790

Dawson Man Charged with Cultivating Marijuana,…

by SurfKY News
October 07, 2015 3260

Vehicle Overturns during Two-Car Collision

by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read This Month

September 16, 2015 13409

Mining Accident Fatality - Update

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
September 30, 2015 11462

Dawson Woman Dead After Princeton Factory…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

October 08, 2015 1435

Madisonville Police Department Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 1266

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 1211

Local Pastor's Son Filming Documentary about…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 942

Work Zone Lane Restriction on Pennyrile Pkwy Set…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 844

Democratic Candidate for Governor Jack Conway…

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 822

Registration for Free 'Project Hire Kentucky'…

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 777

Travis Ipox Appointed as New Agency Manager of…

by SurfKY News
October 09, 2015 752

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 662

Guns - Stopping That One Person

by SurfKY News
October 08, 2015 619

UPDATE: Mortons Gap Boil Water Advisory Lifted

by SurfKY News