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Injury Collision in Edmonson County

Date of News Release: 05/09/2014

(Bowling Green, KY) - On Friday, May 9, 2014 at 4:14 AM Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green received a call of two commercial vehicles on fire at 43.7 mile marker northbound in Edmonson County, KY.

According to Trooper Jonathan McChesney, the driver of unit one Martin Gassitte (64) of Kenosha, WI was traveling north on I 65 when he struck a commercial vehicle being operated by Scott Miller (49) of Pegram, TN causing both vehicles to catch fire. Mr. Gassitte was transported by Barren County EMS to TJ Samson Hospital for non life threatening injuries.

Trooper McChesney was assisted on the scene by the Smiths Grove Fire Department and the Park City Fire Department.