NORTHBOUND I-65 SHUT DOWN FOR HOURS FOLLOWING EARLY MORNING COLLISION PDF Print
Friday, 09 May 2014 10:36

On Friday, May 9, 2014 at 4:14 AM  Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green received a call of two commercial vehicles on fire at  43.7 mile marker northbound in Edmonson County, KY.

According to Trooper Jonathan McChesney, the driver of unit one Martin Gassitte (64) of Kenosha, WI was traveling north on I 65 when he struck a commercial vehicle being operated by Scott Miller (49) of Pegram, TN causing both vehicles to catch fire.  Mr. Gassitte was  transported by Barren County EMS to TJ Samson Hospital for non life threatening injuries.

Trooper McChesney was assisted on the scene by the Smiths Grove Fire Department and the Park City Fire Department.

 

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