TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Fatal Crash on HWY 379 Near Russell Springs, KY
Date of News Release: 04/23/2006
(Columbia, KY) - Sonnie Seratt age 17 of Russell Springs, KY was traveling northbound on HWY 379 when Sonnie's vehicle ran off the roadway and overcorrected. The vehicle ran off the roadway again and overturned numerous times and ejected Sonnie Seratt from the vehicle.
Sonnie Seratt was treated and released from the Russell County Hospital. Sonnie's passenger, Crystal Bennett was also treated and released from the Russell County Hospital. Sonnie's other passenger, Chase Seratt age 19 of Columbia, KY was pronounced dead at the scene by the Russell County Coroner.