TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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One Injured in a Single Vehicle Collision on Hwy 68
Date of News Release: 02/16/2010
(Metcalfe County, Ky.) -- Trooper Daniel Stephens is investigating a collision that occurred Tuesday afternoon at approximately 1:20pm., 8 miles East of Edmonton on U.S. 68. Ricky Young, age 48, of Edmonton was traveling East on U.S. 68 in a 1999 Chevy Cavalier when he lost control of the vehicle, left the roadway, and struck a tree. Young was not wearing a seatbelt; airlifted to the University of Louisville Hospital.
Trooper Stephens was assisted at the scene by the Metcalfe County Sheriff's office, Barren-Metcalfe EMS and the Metcalfe County Fire Department.