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Man Killed in Pembroke Road Collision 

WESTERN Ky. (9/23/2014) – The Hopkinsville Police Department is investigating a collision that killed a man on Pembroke Road on Tuesday afternoon just before 4:00 pm.

A 1994 Volvo GM Semi, operated by 24 year old Miles E. Thalmann of Hopkinsville, was traveling northbound on Pembroke Road in the right-hand lane, slowing in traffic and preparing to make a right turn on to Fautless Road.

A Ford Escort, occupied by an adult male driver, was also traveling northbound on Pembroke Road in the right-hand lane directly behind the semi.

The Ford Escort impacted the semi by driving underneath the rear of the trailer.

The driver of the Escort was pronounced dead at the scene by Christian County Deputy Coroner Zack Lamb.

The collision remains under investigation by the Hopkinsville Police Department.

The name of the deceased is being withheld pending notification of next of kin. Thalmann was not injured in the collision.

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