TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Fatal Crash on Fairland Cemetery Road in Clinton County, KY
Date of News Release: 07/04/2006
(Columbia, KY) - The Kentucky State Police is investigating a one vehicle fatal accident that occurred around 1:40 a.m. Tuesday morning, 7 miles north of Albany on Fairland Cemetery Rd. James Glidewell Jr., 18yo of Byrdstown TN, was operating a 2004 Chevy Cavalier, when he lost control of the vehicle in a curve, ran off the roadway over an embankment & overturned. Glidewell was pronounced dead at the scene by the Clinton County Coroner. Glidewell had five passengers in the vehicle. Jason Cummings, 28yo of Albany KY, & Barbara Johnson, 16yo of Albany KY, were treated & released at the Clinton County Hospital. Christin Megaw, 17yo of Albany KY, & Chris Musciamese, 15yo of Albany KY, were both flown to UK Medical Center. Gregory Jackson, 44yo of Cicero IN, refused treatment by EMS.
No seatbelts were in use by the occupants of the vehicle. The incident is being investigated by Trooper Nathan Cary.