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UPDATE 7:49 p.m.: HOPKINS COUNTY, Ky. (4/17/19) — Hopkins County Sheriff’s Office investigated a collision 12:41 p.m. today along Hopkinsville Road, near Will Lane in Nortonville.

HCSO preliminary investigation revealed Justin R. Pryor, 31 of Mortons Gap, was driving a 1996 Chevy Lumina southbound, when he lost control on a curve due to high speeds.

The vehicle crossed the northbound lane, went off the shoulder of the road and struck a tree, according to the report.

Hopkins County Coroner’s Office pronounced Pryor deceased at the scene.

Medical Center Ambulance Service and South Hopkins Volunteer Fire Department assisted.

SurfKY News


NORTONVILLE, Ky. (4/17/19) — Hopkinsville Road is closed near South Hopkins Fire Department as first responders work at at the scene of a single-vehicle crash in Nortonville.

A medical helicopter landed in the middle of the highway around 1 p.m. It appears the driver has struck a tree off the road along the 8000 block. First responders indicated the road could be closed in that area for about an hour. Traffic is at a standstill.

More information will be provided as it becomes available.

Ladonna Kay Lee

SurfKY News

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