Trooper Jody Sims
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
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Fatal collision in Letcher County
Date of News Release: 12/18/2010
(Hazard, Ky.) -- On December 18, 2010 at 12:00 pm, Kentucky State Police Post 13 in Hazard received a call of a motor vehicle accident involving a commercial vehicle in the Kona area of Letcher County. Kentucky State Police, Kentucky Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officers, Neon Ambulance Service, and Jenkins Fire Department responded to the scene. When on scene, it was determined one of the occupants, Debra Sparkman 50 years old, received fatal injuries due to the collision. The investigation continues by Sgt Keith Justice with the Kentucky Vehicle Enforcement.