Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
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Fatal Crash on US 31 W in Barren County, KY
Date of News Release: 01/14/2006
(BOWLING GREEN, KY) - Gladys Pedigo was traveling northbound on US 31 W and Samuel Sturgeon was traveling southbound on US 31 W. Ms. Pedigo's vehicle crossed the centerline striking Mr. Sturgeon's vehicle head on.
Ms. Gladys Pedigo was pronounced dead at the scene by the Barren County Deputy Coroner. The passengers (Kimberly Chapman & Lindsey Pedigo) in Ms. Pedigo's vehicle were flown to Kosair Children's Hospital in Louisville. Mr. Samuel was flown to the University of Louisville Hospital.