TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Fatal ATV Crash on Alexander School Road in Monroe County, KY
Date of News Release: 06/04/2006
Columbia, KY - A traffic collision occurred approximately 5 miles west of Gamaliel on the Alexander School Road at 4:20 p.m. Eleven year-old, Austin Strode of Gamaliel was operating a Honda ATV when he pulled from a driveway, directly into the path of an oncoming 2001 Chevrolet, operated by Sandra England, also of Gamaliel. Strode, who was not wearing a helmet, was pronounced dead at the scene by the Monroe County Coroner's Office. Sandra England was wearing a seatbelt, and was not injured. The investigation continues by Trooper Michael Dubree.