The investigation is ongoing by CVE Officer John Sweeney.
Beechmont, KY (Muhlenberg County) – On January 4, 2019, at approximately 1:33 PM, the Kentucky State Police Post 2 in Madisonville received a call of a single vehicle collision that occurred on US 431 South, near Church Drive.
Preliminary investigation revealed Elaine Hudson, 76 years of age, of Belton, KY, was operating a 1997 Crown Victoria southbound on US 431 when her vehicle left the right shoulder of the roadway. Hudson then over corrected, traveled across the roadway, and exited the left shoulder of the roadway before striking a tree. Hudson was transported to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital for treatment of her non-life threatening injuries. The investigation is ongoing by CVE Officer John Sweeney.
Officer Sweeney was assisted at the scene by Trooper Matt Jordan, Trooper Mark Combs, the Beechmont Fire Department, and Owensboro Health Muhlenberg EMS.