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One dead after WK Parkway head on collision Fri 27 Oct 2017

Head on collision occurs after Westbound 2012 Honda Accord, for unknown reason, crosses median and strikes Eastbound 2016 Toyota Highlander head on. Eighteen year old Female passenger in Highlander pronounced dead at the scene by Hardin County Coroner's Office. KSP assisted at the scene by Hardin County SO, and White Mills Fire Department
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By Tpr. Jeffrey Gregory Public Affairs Officer, KSP Post 04, Elizabethtown, KY

WHITE MILLS, KY - (Fri 27 Oct 2017) Kentucky State Police Post 04 Troopers worked a two vehicle fatality collision on the Western Kentucky Parkway Friday night.

On October 27, 2017 at approximately 7:40pmET, Troopers responded to the 126 mile marker on the WK Parkway just East of White Mills on a report of a two vehicle accident.

Arshaud Hussain (50) of Nicholasville, KY along with a passenger, Zartash Gul (41) also of Nicholasville, KY, was operating a 2012 Honda Accord Westbound on the WK Parkway when for unknown reasons the vehicle went through the median and into the Eastbound lanes.

William Coursey (18) of Madisonville, KY, along with a passenger, Brooke Phillips (18) of Slaughters, KY, was operating a 2006 Toyota Highlander Eastbound on the WK Parkway when the vehicle driven by Hussain struck them head on causing them to overturn.

Brooke Phillips was pronounced dead at the scene by the Hardin Co. Coroner's Office.

Arshaud Hussain, Zartash Gul, and William Coursey were all transported by Hardin Co. EMS to Hardin Memorial Hospital, Elizabethtown, KY.

KSP was assisted at the scene by the Hardin Co. Sheriff's Department and the White Mills Volunteer Fire Department.

The accident is under investigation by KSP Trooper/reconstructionist Brandon Brooks.

This story was posted on 2017-10-28 15:54:42
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