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Single Vehicle Injury Collision On Pennyrile Parkway

Date of News Release: 02/24/2015

Hopkinsville, KY (Christian County) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury collision that occurred on the Edward T. Breathitt Pennyrile Parkway, at approximately the 10 mile-marker, on Monday, February 23, at 3:10 p.m.

The preliminary investigation revealed that Lisa Jones, 43, of Hopkinsville, was operating a 2006 Nissan Pathfinder northbound on the parkway when she lost control of her vehicle and struck a guardrail. The vehicle traveled across the median and the southbound lanes. It exited off the right shoulder of the roadway and overturned.

Ms. Jones, who was wearing a seatbelt, was transported via ambulance to the Jennie Stuart Medical Center for treatment.

Trooper Luis Palmer investigated the collision. The Christian County Sheriff's Department and Hopkinsville/Christian County EMS assisted at the scene.