TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Adair County Fatal Collision
Date of News Release: 12/22/2011
(Columbia, Ky.) –- Trooper Andy Olson is investigating a single vehicle fatal collision that occurred Thursday morning at 7:30am, approximately 9 miles north of Columbia on West Egypt Road. Robert K. Rhodes, age 33 of Campbellsville was traveling west on West Egypt Road in a 1998 Volkswagen Beetle when his vehicle left the roadway and struck a tree. Rhodes was not wearing a seatbelt and pronounced deceased at the scene by the Adair County Coroner. Trooper Olson was assisted by the Adair County Sheriff’s Department, Adair County EMS, Adair County Fire and Rescue, and the Adair County Coroner.