TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
Click here to e-mail TFC Billy Gregory
Pedestrian was Hit in Monroe County
Date of News Release: 05/25/08
(Columbia, KY) - An unknown type vehicle was traveling east on Fountain Run Road & struck a pedestrian. The pedestrian was identified as Betty Merkel, age 54, New Castle, KY who was walking in the roadway. Betty Merkel was flown from the scene to Vanderbilt Hospital for treatment of injuries sustained in the accident. Investigation continues.