TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Fatal Crash on KY 100 in Monroe County
Date of News Release: 07/30/2006
(Columbia, KY) - William T. Smith was traveling eastbound on KY 100 when he was forced to swerve into the westbound lane to avoid Tempie Anderson's vehicle. Ms. Anderson's vehicle had entered the land of travel of Mr. Smith. Both vehicles then switched lanes again and Ms. Anderson's vehicle still struck Mr. Smith's vehicle in the eastbound lane.
Mr. Smith was treated and released at the Monroe County Medical Center. Ms. Tempie Anderson was not belted and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Monroe County Deputy Coroner.