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UPDATE: NORTONVILLE, Ky. (4/11/19) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office Deputy Mike Evans investigated a single-vehicle crash 12:57 p.m. Wednesday at 1481 Red Hill Road in Nortonville.

A preliminary report reveals Jacob T. Robinson, 24 of Madisonville, was driving a 2008 Chevy truck north in the area, when the vehicle went off the right side of the road for unknown reason, struck a concrete culvert and earthen embankment.

The truck was wedged between the culvert and embankment, Evans reported. Nortonville Fire Department had to extricate Robinson from the truck.

He was taken via medical helicopter to St. Vincent Hospital in Evansville, Indiana, for treatment of injuries. His condition was not listed.

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NORTONVILLE, Ky. (4/10/19) — A medical helicopter landed in a bean field near the scene of a single-vehicle accident that occurred along Red Hill Road in Nortonville this afternoon.

The driver apparently sustained injuries during the crash.

Nortonville Volunteer Fire Department Chief Jason Eli reported a passerby saw the white Chevy truck in a deep ditch, and stopped to render aid until emergency crews arrived.

NVFD and Rescue Squad crews responded, using the jaws of life to free the man from the wreckage, which appeared to have struck a concrete culvert, stopping short of a ditch full of water.

The name of the victim and his condition are currently unknown.


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