TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Washington County hit and run
Date of News Release: 05/01/2011
(Washington County, Ky.) -- Trooper Christopher Saunders is investigating a hit and run collision that occurred at 10:08 Pm on Kentucky 150 at the Washington, Nelson County Line. Erin Karr age 21 of Bardstown was operating a 1990 Pontiac Grand Prix eastbound on 150 when an unknown vehicle pulled out into the center of the roadway and stopped. Karr struck this vehicle in the rear end and then went over an embankment. The unknown vehicle left the scene. Karr was transported to Flaget Hospital in Bardstown for non-life threatening injuries.
Trooper Saunders was assisted at the scene by Trooper Jonathan Houk, Washington County Fire, EMS and Rescue.