News Release

For Other Kentucky Government Sites Visit:
Click here to visit, the Official State Government Site for the Commonwealth of Kentucky
Media / For More Information Contact:
Trooper Jody Sims
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
(606) 435-6069
Click here to e-mail Trooper Jody Sims

Fatal Crash on US 421 in Leslie County

Date of News Release: 07/17/2007

(Hazard, KY) - On 06/29/07 a passenger car operated by Michael Wagers was traveling North on US 421 in the Hyden Community of Leslie County when he crossed the center line and struck a 1996 Toyota Truck operated by Kenneth Hacker. Both Parties were transported to the Mary Breckenridege Hospital then transferred on the Vanderbilt Medial Center. Mr. Wagers was later released and Mr. Hacker passed away on 07/08/07 at 12:14 hours. Seat belts were in use and the accident remains under investigation by Tpr. Randall Riley.

Last Update: