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Injury Collision in Ohio County

Date of News Release: 02/13/2016

(HENDERSON, KY) - On February 13, 2016 the Kentucky State Police responded to a single vehicle collision with injuries on KY 136. Christopher Cook was operating his vehicle Westbound on KY 136 when he failed to negotiate a curve causing his vehicle to exit the roadway. After leaving the roadway, Cook's vehicle entered a ditch on the right side of the road and struck an earth embankment. Cook refused medical treatment at the scene of the collision. The passenger of the vehicle, Shannon Thomas, was transported to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in the collision. Neither occupant was wearing a seat belt at the time of the collision.