TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Injury Crash on US 127 in Casey County, KY
Date of News Release: 03/24/2006
(Columbia, KY) - Two vehicles approaching one another on US 127 March 24 veered into the same lane and crashed while actually attempting to avoid a collision. William Brown, 72, of Russell Springs was traveling south near Dunnville when a northbound vehicle driven by Sherry Blair, 36, of Dunnville attempted to pass another vehicle. Brown steered his vehicle into the northbound emergency lane in order to avoid hitting Blair, but Blair also guided her vehicle into the same lane. Both drivers then reacted by steering their vehicles back into the northbound lane, where they collided.
Brown was treated and released from Russell County Hospital.