TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Fatal Motorcycle Collision on KY 80 in Casey County
Date of News Release: 06/26/2009
(Casey County, Ky.) -- At approximately 3:53 p.m., Post 15 received a call from Casey County Dispatch in reference to a collision in the Windsor Community of Casey County. The collision occurred at approximately 3:50 p.m., 2 miles east of Windsor on KY80. A 2002 Chevy pickup, operated by Jimmy R Sandusky, age 24, of Windsor, was traveling east on KY80 when he attempted to make a left hand turn into a private drive at 648 KY80, and turned into the path of a 2002 Yamaha motorcycle, operated by William Hutchinson, age 52, of Parkers Lake, KY, who was proceeding west on KY80. Hutchinson attempted to avoid the collision but was unable to do so. Sandusky and a passenger in his vehicle, Jessica Dilsaver, age 23, of Bowling Green, were belted and not injured in the collision. Hutchinson was not wearing a helmet at the time of the collision and was transported to the Russell County Hospital where he was pronounced deceased upon arrival. The collision is being investigated by Sergeant Jamie Heller, who was assisted at the scene by Trooper Wendell Higginbotham, Casey County EMS, Casey County Fire/Rescue and Casey County Sheriff's Department.