Accident Injury 01 gold 300CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (5/11/14) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury collision that occurred at 12:30 p.m. Friday, May 9 on the Western Kentucky Parkway, two miles east of Central City.  

The preliminary investigation revealed that Christopher Kight of Paducah, was operating a 2002 Lexus RX300 westbound on the Western Kentucky Parkway.  Kight told police that his tires dropped off the roadway and into the median.  Kight stated that he over-corrected and lost control of his vehicle.  Kight's vehicle then crossed the right hand lane and exited the right shoulder.  After exiting the roadway, Kight's vehicle then struck a tree, according to a KSP report.

Kight was wearing a seat belt and was transported to Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment of his injuries.

Trooper Jerry Knight investigated the collision.  Trooper Knight was assisted at the scene by the Central City Fire Department and Muhlenberg County EMS.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Martha Clark

e-max.it: 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

In Other News...

Man That Aimed Gun at Troopers Charged with Three Counts of Attempted Murder

PADUCAH, Ky. (5/20/15) – Kentucky State Police Investigative Lieutenant Trent Weaver has charged John C. Smith 51, of… Read More

Madisonville Reduced Its Debt by Nearly $13 Million over Five Years

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/21/15) — The city of Madisonville heard first reading this week for its proposed 2015-16 fiscal… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 15, 2015 10215

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 5311

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 16, 2015 4970

Roses Coming Soon

by SurfKY News
May 18, 2015 3749

Madisonville Man Wanted for Attempted Murder in…

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3669

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10215

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 23, 2015 9580

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 22, 2015 3328

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 2940

Police Charge Madisonville Man with Harassing…

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 1052

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 905

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 741

Collision with Deer Results in Fatality on US 79

by Trooper S. C. Recke
May 21, 2015 696

UPDATE: Suspect in Officer Involved Shooting…

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 636

EPA Rules Threaten Aluminum's Revival

by Jim Waters
May 20, 2015 587

Four Go to Hospital After Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 21, 2015 560

Corrections Officers to Get Pay Raises to Retain…

by Jennifer Brislin