TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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Traffic Crash and Arrest in Rockcastle County
Date of News Release: 02/25/2008
(London, KY) - On Monday February 25, 2008 at approximately 1:16 PM, the Kentucky State Police received a report of a two vehicle traffic crash, with injury, on Big Cave Road (KY 1004) in Rockcastle County.
Upon arrival Trooper Mike King determined that a 1981 Chevrolet Wrecker, operated by Christopher S. Davidson, 37, of Orlando was westbound when it crossed the centerline and struck another vehicle head-on.
The second vehicle, a 1987, Nissan, Maxima, Station wagon, operated by Raymond D. Mason, 51, of Mount Vernon, was eastbound when struck head-on and came to rest over an embankment.
Mason and his passenger, Wilma Hubbard, 42, were transported to the Rockcastle County Hospital in Mount Vernon and later transferred to the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington for treatment.
Davidson was arrested and charged with DUI 2ND, Assault 1ST, Operating on a DUI Suspended License and Failure to Wear Seat Belt. Davidson was lodged in the Rockcastle County Jail.
Trooper King, who continues the investigation, was assisted at the scene by the Rockcastle County Ambulance Service and the Rockcastle County Rescue Squad.