Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

WKP Accident Sends One to Hospital

Accident Injury 01 300CENTRAL CITY, Ky. (3/3/14) ― Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury collision at 3:04 p.m. Sunday, March 2 along the Western Kentucky Parkway near the 54 mile marker at Central City.

According to a KSP report, Dustin Pointer, 22, of Columbia, Ky., was headed west in a 2009 Toyota Corolla on the WKP, when he lost control of his car on slick roads. The vehicle entered the median, where Pointer over-corrected. He then crossed both westbound lanes of traffic and exited the right shoulder of the road. The vehicle struck an embankment and overturned. It came to rest on the driver's side.

Pointer was transported by private vehicle to Baptist Health Madisonville for treatment. He was wearing a seatbelt and no passengers were involved.

Trooper Craig Engler investigation the collision.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Trooper Stu Recke

© Copyright 2014 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 by using one of the social media links below.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 28, 2014 3008

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Being a…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 2625

Madisonville Man Arrested for Endangering…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 25, 2014 2309

No One Injured in Truck-Train Collision

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 28, 2014 2149

Disagreement Over Killing Snake in House…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 25, 2014 1635

Business Spotlight - McQuady's Automotive

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 28, 2014 3008

Madisonville Woman Arrested for Being a…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 2625

Madisonville Man Arrested for Endangering…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 25, 2014 2309

No One Injured in Truck-Train Collision

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
July 28, 2014 2149

Disagreement Over Killing Snake in House…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 28, 2014 1561

Two Injured in Vehicle Collision on…

in Top Stories by William Roundtree

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 28, 2014 934

Zuberer Takes Over at Quarterback for…

in News by Steve LeMaster
July 28, 2014 852

Dont Miss Out on a Howl of a Good Time

in News by Brittni Bunn
July 28, 2014 684

Instant Admissions Day is Aug. 1, 2014

in News by Bernie Hale
July 28, 2014 371

Prosecutors Mull Over Whether to Charge…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
July 28, 2014 261

Owensboro Police Department Activity…

in Top Stories by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 25, 2014 1635

Business Spotlight - McQuady's Automotive

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 25, 2014 1427

Business Spotlight - Blue Moon Car Wash

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 28, 2014 1175

Foot Pursuit Ends with Arrest

in Top Stories by Christopher Rogers
July 25, 2014 1099

Open Mic, Bike Night Offer Good Times in…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
July 28, 2014 1088

Boys of Broad to Launch Video at Cinema 4

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 06social 21social 22social 04social 03