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Vehicle Hits Utility Pole on Princeton Road 

KENTUCKY  (03/14/2015) – The Madisonville Police Department (MPD) has stated that an accident took place on Saturday, March 14, at around 6:29 AM on Princeton Road.

MPD states that 22-year-old Marco S. Parkerson, a resident of Madisonville, was traveling west in a blue 2010 Chevy Malibu approaching Willow Run. Parkerson lost control of the vehicle as it began to hydroplane on the wet roadway, finally exiting the highway. Parkerson informed officials that he could not get stopped. Parkerson’s vehicle struck a utility pole head-on.

Parkerson informed officers on the scene that he was intoxicated at the time of the accident.

Parkerson consented to a blood test for alcohol and was subsequently cited for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence of Alcohol – 1st Offense.

Parkerson was treated for injuries at Baptist Health Emergency Room, transported by Med Center Ambulance.

Information provided by the Madisonville Police Department
Posted by J.L. Graham
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