TPR Lloyd Cochran
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 11, London
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One Killed and One Injured in a Two Vehicle Collision
Date of News Release: 12/21/2009
(London, Ky.) -- On Saturday, December 19, 2009, at 9:40 AM the Kentucky State Police, Post 11 London, received a report of a two vehicle traffic crash on KY 1009 in Wayne County.
Upon arrival Trooper David Reed determined that a 1998 Ford Crown Victoria, operated by Danny Dishman, 59, of Monticello, was southbound on KY 1009 when, for an unknown reason, it crossed the centerline and struck a 2005 GMC Envoy, operated by Sherry Stockton, 67, of Monticello, head-on.
Mr. Dishman was pronounced dead at the scene by the Wayne County Coroner's Office. Ms. Stockton was transported to the Lake Cumberland Regional Medical Center in Somerset for treatment of her injuries.
No alcohol or drug usage is suspected and seat belts were in use.
Trooper Reed is continuing the investigation and was assisted, at the scene, the Wayne County Sheriff's Office, the Wayne County Coroner's Office, the Monticello Fire Department, the Susie Fire Department, the Wayne County Rescue Squad and the Wayne County EMS.