eberle arrestGREENVILLE, Ky. (6/10/14) ― A two-vehicle collision on Kentucky 189 in Muhlenberg County resulted in an arrest for drugs Monday, June 9.

According to a Kentucky State Police report, Julia Eberle, 24, Madisonville, was driving a 2006 Nissan Altima headed south on Kentucky 189 at about 3 p.m. as Blair Garrett, 21, Greenville was headed south in a 2007 Ford Fusion in front of Eberle's vehicle.

The report said as Eberle attempted to pass Garrett in the emergency lane, Eberle's vehicle struck Garrett's vehicle on the passenger side. Eberle's vehicle exited the right shoulder of the road and struck an earth embankment, crossed both lanes of travel and came to rest off the left shoulder of the road. Garrett was able to stop her vehicle in the emergency lane.

Eberle left the scene on foot and was located behind Roland Memorial Church. Trooper Craig Engler charged Eberle with driving under the influence, first offense; first-degree possession of a controlled substance/meth; third-degree possession of a controlled substance; possession of drug paraphernalia; tampering with physical evidence; and, execution of a warrant for another agency, according to the report.

She was lodged in the Muhlenberg Detention Center.

There were no injuries as a result of the collision, the report said.

The Greenville Police Department, Muhlenberg County Sheriff's Department, Greenville Fire Department and Muhlenberg County EMS assisted at the scene.

SurfKY News
Information provided by Trooper Stu Recke

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

February 21, 2015 6841

Traffic Advisory for Western Kentucky

in Top News For All Sites by KTC
February 25, 2015 5920

Multi-Agency Investigation Nets Large-Scale Meth…

in Top News For All Sites by Trooper Stu Recke
February 24, 2015 5843

Two Charged in Central City Meth Bust

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
February 25, 2015 5833

New Asian Restaurant Coming to Madisonville

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
February 22, 2015 5642

Easter Cuties Pageant in Memory of Shanice Bean

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
February 21, 2015 5321

Local Administrators Warn Employees to Watch for…

in Top News For All Sites by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

February 12, 2015

UPDATE: Name of Pennyrile Fatality Officially…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 28, 2015

UPDATED: Several Involved in Two-Vehicle Accident

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Today

February 26, 2015 2778

Man Accused of Holding Woman against Will,…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
February 26, 2015 2707

Woman Charged for Allegedly Selling Hydrocodone

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
February 26, 2015 1958

Area College Students Touched by Cancer are…

in Top News For All Sites by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
February 26, 2015 1916

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

in Hopkins News by Barry Franklin
February 26, 2015 1855

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Feb. 26, 2015

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
February 26, 2015 1789

Probation and Parole Violators - February 26,…

in Video by Crime Stoppers
February 26, 2015 1597

Super Sunday Hall of Fame Alumni Honored College…

in Top News For All Sites by Joyce Riggs
February 26, 2015 1462

Walmart Evacuated after Customer Alerts 911 of…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
February 26, 2015 1194

Gov. Beshear Announces NASCO Expansion in Bowling…

in General News For All Sites by Office of the Governor
February 26, 2015 1090

Lions Man, Woman of Year Announced

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Chris Findley