Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Fatal Crash on KY 39 in Lincoln County
Date of News Release: 07/14/2006
(RICHMOND, KY) - Phyllis M. Cromer was traveling north KY 39. Ms. Cromer apparently lost control of her vehicle in a curve and ran off the roadway, where the vehicle struck a tree. Ms. Cromer was transported to Fort Logan Hospital in Stanford, where she was pronounced dead shortly after arrival. The collision remains under investigation by Trooper Michael Ashley.