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

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

Caldwell County Traffic Advisory

CALDWELL COUNTY, Ky. (5/29/15) — P&L Railroad plans to close Jones-Keeney Road in Caldwell County starting Monday, June… Read More

BMS Participates in Language Arts Society Auction

BENTON, Ky. (5/29/15) — Students at Benton Middle School participated in the school's annual Language Arts Society… Read More

Most Read This Week

May 23, 2015 8166

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 6975

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 5475

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3896

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 27, 2015 3807

Midnight Ride on Rabbit Ridge Ends in Jail

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 11044

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 8166

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 28, 2015 5475

Four Charged with Burglary for Entering Elderly…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1855

Greenville Man Charged with Rockport Robbery,…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1432

Livingston Street, Hanson Rezoning Request…

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1305

Dawson Springs Woman Charged on Drug Offenses, DUI

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1111

Teens Injured When Vehicle Crashes into Tree

by SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 1062

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released - May…

by SurfKY News
May 29, 2015 952

Two Hopkins Countians to Receive MERR Scholarships

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 911

Slaughters Student, Madisonville Faculty Member…

by Joyce Riggs
May 28, 2015 852

Southside Elementary Wins $30,000 in National…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 28, 2015 819

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin