TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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DUI Injury Collision on KY 485 in Burkesville, KY
Date of News Release: 10/30/2011
(Burkesville, KY) – Trooper David Long is investigating a single vehicle collision that occurred at 2 a.m. on Celina Road near the intersection of KY 485 . Michael Lee, age 34 of Monticello, was operating a 1995 Chevy northbound on Celina Road when he lost control of the vehicle, struck a rock wall and overturned. Lee was partially ejected from the vehicle. Lee and passenger Shawn Young, age 30 of Monticello, was transported to the Cumberland County Hospital for treatment. Seat belts were not in use and Alcohol is a factor in this collision.
Trooper Long was assisted at the scene by the Cumberland County Sheriff's Department, Fire, EMS and rescue.