Injury Collision Involving Motorcycle On US 431
Date of News Release: 07/17/2014
South Carrollton, KY (Muhlenberg County) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury collision that occurred on US 431, just north of South Carrollton, on Thursday, July 17, 2014, at 11:17 a.m.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Michelle Jewell, 46, of Central City, KY, was operating a 2003 Honda Shadow motorcycle northbound on US 431 when she lost control. The motorcycle exited the right shoulder of the roadway and struck a ditch. It overturned which caused Ms. Jewell to be ejected.
Ms. Jewell was transported via ambulance to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment. She was wearing a helmet. There were no passengers.
Trooper Craig Engler investigated the collision. Trooper Jerrod Hearld, the Central City Fire Department, and Muhlenberg County EMS assisted at the scene.