TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Injury collision on Poplar Level Road in Casey County
Date of News Release: 03/28/2011
(Columbia, Ky.) -- Trooper Adam Likins is investigating a one vehicle injury collision that occurred at 10:40 pm on Monday 3/28/11. Richard Marrapodi, age 22 of Liberty, was traveling North on Poplar Level Road approximately five miles North of Liberty. Marrapodi was operating a 1997 Nissan when he swerved to miss a deer and struck a tree.
Marrapodi, who was belted, was transported to Ephraim McDowell in Danville by Casey County EMS for non life threatening injuries. Trooper Likins was also assisted at the scene by the Casey County Sheriff's Office.