Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
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Fatal Crash on I-65 in Warren County, KY
Date of News Release: 01/15/2006
(BOWLING GREEN, KY) - Laura Holder's vehicle was stationary on the northbound shoulder of I-65, just south of the 18 mile marker. Frank Johnson's vehicle was northbound on I-65 when the vehicle left the edge of the roadway, entering the emergency strip where Ms. Holder's vehicle was located. Mr. Johnson's vehicle struck Ms. Holder's vehicle in the rear. Both units entered the grassy area on the east side of I-i65. Mr. Johnson's vehicle overturned and came to a final rest on west side of East Henry Goad Road. Ms. Holder's vehicle continued eastbound, crossing East Henry Goad Road, coming to a final rest on the east side of East Henry Goad Road.
Mr. Johnson was transported to the Medical Center, where he was treated and released. Ms. Holder and front passenger (Damien Cone) were transported via EMS to Greenview Regional Hospital. The rear passenger (Tysiana Holder, Age 3) of Ms. Holder's vehicle was pronounced deceased on scene by Deputy Coroner Ralph Sizemore.
The investigation continues.