TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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DUI Injury collision on Hardesty Road in Washington County
Date of News Release: 10/22/2011
(Springfield, KY.) –- Trooper Fred Cornett investigated an injury collision that occurred 4 miles West of Willisburg on Hardesty Road at 9:20 AM. Solon Young, age 51 of Louisville, KY was operating a 2004 Chevy pick-up Westbound on Hardesty road when he lost control run off roadway and struck a tree. He was treated and released from Springview Hospital. A passenger in the vehicle, James Hahn III, age 26 of Bloomfield, KY was also treated and released from Springview Hospital. Both Young and Hahn were wearing seat belts. Young was arrested and lodged in the Marion County Detention Center for DUI 3rd aggravating circumstances, driving on DUI suspended license 1st and no insurance.