Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Injury Collision on US 60
Date of News Release: 10/10/2010
(Morehead, Ky.) -- Kentucky State Police, Morehead, Trooper Joshua Preece responded to the scene of a two vehicle accident with injuries at 1114 hours on US60, five miles west, of Morehead, Kentucky. The Morehead Fire Department and Rowan County EMS also responded to the scene. Willaimi T. Poage was driving a white Chevy Silverado and was making a left hand turn when a red GMC Sonoma driven by Stacy Henley failed to yield while passing Mr. Poage's vehicle, striking it in the driver side. Two occupants of Mr. Henley's vehicle were air lifted to the UK Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky, and the driver was transported to St Claire Medical Center in Morehead by Rowan County EMS. Alcohol and drugs are not believed to be a factor in the accident. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Joshua Preece.