TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Fatal Crash on KY 55 in Adair County
Date of News Release: 04/20/07
(Columbia, KY) - Robert Shelton Jr., age 31 of Crestwood, IL was traveling north on KY 55. Jerry A. Duvall age 24 of Burkesville, KY was traveling south on KY 55. Mr. Shelton lost control of his vehicle and crossed the center line and struck Mr. Duvall's vehicle head on.
Mr. Robert Shelton was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Adair County Coroner. Mr. Jerry Duvall was not wearing his seatbelt either and was treated and released from the Westlake Regional Hospital.