TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Pedestrian struck on US 51 in Fulton County
Date of News Release: 11/17/2011
(Hickory, Ky.) -- A vehicle driven by Amelia Prater was traveling south on US 51 North when she came up on a pedestrian in the travel portion of the roadway. Mrs. Prater was unable to avoid striking the pedestrian, Mr. Charlie Roberts, who was transported by AirEvac to Jackson-Madison County General Hospital in Jackson, Tennessee for minor injuries. Mrs. Prater was not injured. Trooper Dick was assisted on the scene by Trooper Richie Wright, Fulton County Sheriff's Office, Twin City EMS, and the Fulton Fire Department.