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Injury collision on US 127 in Russell County

Date of News Release: 02/01/2011

(Russell County, Ky.) -- Trooper Kenny Perkins is investigating a two vehicle injury collision which occurred at 1:00p.m. on US 127, 7 miles North of Russell Springs. A 1985 Ford pickup was operated by Bradley Byrd, age 28, of Danville and was traveling South on US 127, lost control in a curve, traveling into the northbound lane and struck a 1997 Chevrolet Van operated by Jodi Dilsaver, age 36, of Dunnville. Dilsaver and a passenger, Michael Wilson, age 59, of Dunnville were not injured. Bradley Byrd was transported to Russell County Hospital by Russell County EMS where he was treated for his injuries. Byrd was charged with DUI and failure to maintain required insurance.

Trooper Perkins was assisted at the scene by Russell County EMS and Casey County EMS.

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