TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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4 People Injured in a Two Vehicle Collison on Poor Farm Road
Date of News Release: 04/09/2010
(Hickory, Ky.) -- Mr.Stephen E. Redden was traveling south on Peach Orchard Road approaching Poor Farm Road and Mrs. Laura Hester was traveling east on Poor Farm Road. As Mrs. Hester approached the intersection, Mr. Redden failed to yield and was struck in the side by Mrs. Hester. Both vehicles came to final rest on their side off the side of the roadway against a utility pole. Mr. Redden was transported by EMS to Murray Calloway County Hospital and Mrs. Hester and her children were taken by private vehicle to Murray Calloway County Hospital. Trooper Humphreys was assisted on scene by Calloway County Sheriff Department, Murray Fire Department and Murray-Calloway EMS.