Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
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One Injured in Two Vehicle Collision on Porter Pike
Date of News Release: 06/10/2010
(Bowling Green, Ky.) -- Tammy Coomer was driving a Barren River Adult Daycare van, was traveling eastbound on Porter Pike slowing due to police response at a nearby location. Dallas Bailey was driving a Warren County Sheriff Deputy Police Car, was responding with lights and sirens activated to the incident and attempted to pass Ms. Coomer on the left. Ms. Coomer failed to yield right of way to Dallas Bailey's vehicle and Ms. Coomer's vehicle turned left into Dallas Bailey's vehicle path. They collided in the westbound lane of Porter Pike and Clark Circle. A passenger of Ms. Coomer's vehicle was transported at a later time due to non-life threatening injuries.