TFC Stu Recke
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 2, Nortonville
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Injury Collision on KY 120 in Marion, KY
Date of News Release: 02/29/2008
Marion, KY (Crittenden County) - Leon Zeitz age 58 of Marion, KY was operating a 2001 Ford Windstar van westbound on KY 120 when it appears he fell asleep. The vehicle exited off the right side of the roadway and went through a barb-wire fence. The vehicle continued to travel through a field before striking another fence. The passenger, Christine Zeitz age 69 of Marion, KY, was transported by ambulance to the Crittenden County Hospital for treatment. Mrs. Zeitz was not wearing a seatbelt. Mr. Zeitz was wearing a seatbelt and was not injured. Tpr. Matt Foster investigated the crash that occurred on February 29, 2008 at 12:15 p.m. The Crittenden County Sheriff's Department, Shady Grove Fire Department and Crittenden County EMS assisted at the scene.