TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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One Injured in a Single Motor Vehicle Collision on Milltown Road
Date of News Release: 07/25/2010
(Columbia, Ky.) -- Trooper Kenny Perkins is investigating a collision that occurred 07/24/10 at approximately 2330 hours, 12 miles west of Columbia, on Milltown Road. The collision occurred when a 2001 Chevy, operated by Bridgette Wade, age 18, was traveling eastbound on Milltown Road. Ms. Wade's vehicle left the right side of the roadway, traveled through the ditch, struck a culvert and overturned. Ms. Wade was trapped in the vehicle until a passerby spotted the vehicle and notified police at approximately 0820 hours on 07/25/10. Ms. Wade was airlifted from the scene by helicopter and transported to the University of Louisville Hospital for her injuries. Trooper Perkins was assisted at the scene by Adair County EMS.