TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Assault in Todd County, KY
Date of News Release: 06/19/2006
(Todd County) - Kentucky State Police, Post 2, was notified by Todd County Emergency Services that a pedestrian had been run over by a vehicle and sustained severe injuries. It was determined that the victim, Joshua Williams, had been involved in an argument with several male subjects in a vehicle. The victim was along the passenger side of the vehicle fighting with subjects inside. The subjects in the vehicle allegedly held onto the victim as they began to drive off, dragging the victim as the vehicle was in motion. The victim fell down out of the roadway into a yard. The vehicle allegedly backed over top of Mr. Williams, then proceeded to drive over him once again. The vehicle then fled the scene. Mr. Williams was admitted to Jennie Stuart Hospital for treatment of his injuries. The incident remains under investigation at this time.