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 Single-Vehicle Accident with Injuries on WK Parkway in Muhlenberg

MUHLENBERG COUNTY, Ky. (8/18/2014) – The Kentucky State Police (KSP) has reported an accident that took place on Western Kentucky Parkway, five miles east of Central City, at 5:47 AM on Monday, August 18, 2014.

According to KSP officials, the preliminary investigation revealed that Bobby Duffer, 45, of Hartsville TN, was operating a 2004 Chevrolet Silverado eastbound on the Western Kentucky Parkway. Mr. Duffer told Troopers that he attempted to avoid an animal that had entered his path of travel and in doing so lost control of his vehicle.

Mr. Duffer's vehicle struck a guardrail before coming to final rest in the eastbound lane of the Western Kentucky Parkway.

Mr. Duffer was transported to the Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment of his injuries.

Trooper Jerry Knight investigated the collision.

Central City Fire Department and Muhlenberg County EMS assisted at the scene.

Information provided by the Kentucky State Police
Posted by J.L. Graham
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