Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Fatal Collision on US 31E in Nelson County
Date of News Release: 10/28/2007
(Elizabethtown, KY) - Joseph Howard age 49 of Louisville was traveling north bound on US31E. Larry Coleman age 54 of Taylorsville was traveling south bound on US31E. Mr. Howard's vehicle crossed the center-line into the south bound lane and struck Mr. Coleman' vehicle head-on.
Mr. Howard was admitted to the Norton Hospital. Mr. Howard's juvenile passenger (age 12) was admitted to the Kosair Hospital. Mr. Larry Coleman was fatally injured in the collision.