TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Taylor County Collision Investigation
Date of News Release: 11/01/2010
(Columbia, Ky.) -- Post 15 personnel investigated an injury collision that occurred today at 8:37 EDT at the intersection of KY 0055/0210/US 0068 in the limits of Campbellsville. A 1998 Ford, operated by 53-year-old Teresa Tapscott of Campbellsville was traveling east on Broadway. Ms. Tapscott attempted to make a left turn onto KY 0210 and pulled into the westbound path of a 2002 Chevy operated by 25-year-old Jonathan Hawes of Greensburg. The Mr. Ms. Tapscott and then struck a second vehicle that was also eastbound; a 1995 Dodge operated by 62-year-old Christopher Whitehouse of Campbellsville.
Teresa Tapscott, who was not wearing a seatbelt, was treated and released at Taylor County Hospital.
Jonathan Hawes, belted, sustained no injuries but 26-year-old passenger Britney Johnson of Campbellsville was treated and released at Taylor County Hospital.
Christopher Whitehouse, belted, sustained no injuries.
Tpr. Ricky Underwood is investigating and was assisted at the scene by Campbellsville Police and local EMS personnel.