TFC Corey King
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 16, Henderson
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Death Investigation in Morganfield, KY
Date of News Release: 09/25/2011
(Henderson, Ky.) -- Trooper Jared Clemons U/259 was sent to the Earl C. Clements Job Corp Academy, in Morganfield Kentucky, on September 25, 2011 on an unrelated complaint. While there he was advised by a security staff member of a medical emergency in the security staff office. Terry D. Vickers Jr., black male age 23, came into the office complaining of pains, and then collapsed. Trooper Clemons began C.P.R. on subject, also assisted by a staff member. Mr. Vickers was transported by EMS to Methodist Hospital in Union County where further life saving techniques were administered. Mr. Vickers was pronounced dead at 11:44 hours. Union County Coroner authorized an autopsy in Louisville, Kentucky next date. Next of kin was notified by the deputy coroner. Investigating officers are Detective Trevor Scott, assisted by Trooper Jared Clemons, and Trooper Anthony Hardin. Investigation is on going.