Injury crash on the William Natcher Parkway involving an overturned crane truck

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BOWLING GREEN, Ky. (WBKO) -- Kentucky State Police Post 3 Bowling Green responded to a single vehicle injury collision on Monday, May 2, at approx. 8:34 pm near the 6 mile marker on the William Natcher Parkway in Warren County.

The preliminary investigation indicates that Patrick Wood (41) of Frisco, IN was operating a commercial crane truck and was traveling southbound on the William Natcher Parkway when the left front tire blew out causing the operator to lose control and go into the median. The truck then overturned in the median onto the driver's side partially blocking the left northbound lane. The fuel tank was ruptured in the collision and several gallons of diesel fuel was spilled. The driver was also pinned in the vehicle but was freed by Sergeant Chad Winn and two civilians.

Mr. Wood was transported by the Medical Center EMS to the Medical Center in Bowling Green for treatment of non-life threatening injuries.



 
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