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Motorcycle Injury Collision on Hammonsville Road

Date of News Release: 05/11/2015

(Munfordville, KY) - On Sunday, May 10, 2015 at approx. 4:42 pm Trooper First Class Timmy Jewell observed a motorcycle sitting unoccupied at the intersection of Jonesville Mill Road and Hammonsville Road. It was discovered that the operator of the motorcycle, Troy Olney of Boise, ID, was looking for his wife who was also operating a 2006 Harley Davidson motorcycle behind him when they were turning onto Hammonsville Road from Jonesville Mill Road.

The preliminary investigation indicated that Debra Olney (48), had ran off the right shoulder of Hammonsville Road and drove off a culvert into a creek, falling nearly 20 feet.

Olney was transported by Hart County EMS to Hardin Memorial Hospital for multiple injuries sustained in the collision.

The investigation is still ongoing and being led by Trooper First Class, where he was also assisted on the scene by Linwood Fire Department.