TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Injury collision on KY152 in Marion County
Date of News Release: 12/31/2010
(Loretto, KY) –- Trooper Fred Cornett is investigating a collision that occurred Friday afternoon at 2:55pm, 4 miles East of Loretto on KY 152. James Byrd, age 19 of Loretto was traveling East on KY 152 in a 1998 Dodge Ram when he dropped off the shoulder of the roadway, overcorrected, and struck a guardrail. Mr. Byrd was wearing a seat belt at the time of the collision; he was treated and released from Springview Hospital. Trooper Cornett was assisted at the scene by Marion County EMS and the Loretto Fire Department.