breakingnews FATALACCIDENT 300TODD COUNTY, Ky. (4/4/13) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) is investigating a single-vehicle, fatal collision that occurred on KY 181 South (Guthrie Rd), approximately 2 miles north of Guthrie, on Thursday, April 04, 2013, at 00:03 a.m.

The preliminary investigation revealed that Sheila D. Austin, Age 56 of Elkton, KY, was operating a 2004 Hyundai Accent, northbound on KY 181 when she lost control of the vehicle and exited the right shoulder of the roadway. While trying to regain control of the vehicle, Austin overcorrected and traveled into the southbound lane. She then overcorrected once again and traveled back off the right shoulder of the roadway. The vehicle overturned as a result and Ms. Austin, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was ejected from the vehicle. She was pronounced dead at the scene by Todd County Coroner Bob Whittlesey.
 
Trooper Ben Cox is conducting the investigation. Guthrie Fire Department, Guthrie Police Department, Todd County Sheriff’s Office, Todd County EMS, and the Todd County Coroner’s Office assisted at the scene.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Ronald Cobb
Photo provided by SurfKY Graphics

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 6488

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 5827

Owensboro Health Proposes Building $15M Health…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 5329

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 18, 2015 4243

Madisonville Man Wanted for Attempted Murder in…

by SurfKY News
May 19, 2015 3830

Two Charged with Marijuana Possession after…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10466

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7402

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 23, 2015 5329

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 22, 2015 1190

MPD Seeks Three in Residential Robbery

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 1128

Elks BBQ Fundraiser Quick Sell Out

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 789

Health Department Food Scores Released

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 635

Scientists Meet in Louisville to Share Research…

by Betty Coffman
May 23, 2015 595

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 565

'Cooking for the Cure' Fundraiser Brings Out…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 24, 2015 534

MCC's Felicia Johnson Receives State KCTCS Award

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 505

Sunday Alcohol Sales Discussion Tabled to Next…

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 493

Kentucky Energy and Environment Cabinet…

by Ricki C. Gardenhire