Single-Vehicle Injury Collision on KY 2270 W
Date of News Release: 08/19/2014
Rosewood, KY (Muhlenberg County) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-ATV, injury collision that occurred on KY 2270 West, approximately nine miles south of Greenville, on Sunday, August 17, 2014 at 04:00p.m..
The preliminary investigation revealed that Derrick Jones, 34 of Rosewood, KY, was operating a 2006 Honda ATV, when he traveled around a curve at a high rate of speed, and lost control of the four wheeler, striking a tree.
Mr. Jones was transported via ambulance to Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment. He was not wearing a helmet at the time of the collision and was charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence of Alcohol and or Drugs.
Trooper Jeff McWhorter investigated the collision and was assisted by the Muhlenberg County EMS.