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KSP Works Injury Collision in Calloway County

Date of News Release: 05/27/2015

(Hazel, KY) - The Kentucky State Police responded to a two vehicle collision on May 27, 2015 at approximately 12:21 P.M. The collision occurred on US 641 near the intersection of Lauring drive, north of Hazel, KY.

Preliminary investigation shows Bridgett D. Martin, 37 of Hazel, KY operating a 2000 Dodge Durango traveling north on US 641. For an undetermined reason the vehicle went into south bound traffic lane, striking a semi truck head on. Mitchell W. Green, 59 of Paris, TN was operating a 2005 Freightliner pulling an empty box trailer, traveling south on US 641. Emma L. Green, 67 of Paris, TN was in the sleeper berth of the semi when the collision occurred.

Martin was transported by ambulance to the Murray Calloway County ER and later transported by ambulance to Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, TN due to her injuries. Martin was wearing a seatbelt at the time of the collision. Emma Green was transported by ambulance to the Murray Calloway County ER for her injuries. Mitchell Green was wearing his seatbelt at the time of the collision and did not sustain any injuries.

Trooper David Dick was assisted on the scene by the Calloway County Sheriff's Office, Murray Fire Department, Calloway County Fire-Rescue Squad, Murray Calloway County Ambulance Service, and Kentucky State Police Division of Commercial Vehicle Enforcement. Trooper Dick is continuing his investigation into the collision.