Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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One Killed in a Single Vehicle Collision on KY 519
Date of News Release: 10/08/2010
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On 10-03-2010 at 0550 Hours, Rowan County Dispatch called to advise Kentucky State Police Post 8 of a signal vehicle accident involving a tree. Ms. Sammie Oney was traveling South bound on KY 519. Ms. Oney traveled toward the fog line and exited the right shoulder of the roadway into a ditch striking a concrete culvert. The vehicle struck a tree before coming to final rest. Ms.Oney was extricated by Morehead Fire Department. Rowan County EMS was also on scene. Ms. Oney was air lifted to Cabell Huntington Hospital. On 10-07-2010 at 2020 Hours, Kentucky State Police Post 8 was notified that Ms. Oney was pronounced deceased by Dr. Ambrosin at Cabell Huntington Hospital.