TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Injury Collision on KY 49 in Marion County
Date of News Release: 07/08/08
(Columbia, KY) - Jeffrey D. Walton age 27 of Lebanon, KY was northbound on KY 49 in his 1996 Chevrolet. Anthony Atwood age 44 of Lebanon, KY was southbound on KY 49. Mr. Walton swerved his vehicle to miss a vehicle stopped in the road and struck Mr. Walton's vehicle in the southbound lane.
Mr. Walton was transferred to the University of Louisville Hospital. There were 4 passengers in Mr. Walton's vehicle. Amy Elam age 21 of Lebanon was transferred to the University of Louisville Hospital. Kevin Wethington, Marissa Keeling & Travis Keeling were treated and released from the Springview Hospital. No one in Mr. Walton's vehicle were wearing their seatbelts. Anthony Atwood was treated and released from the Springview Hospital. Mr. Atwood was wearing his seatbelt.