News Release

For Other Kentucky Government Sites Visit:
Click here to visit Kentucky.gov, the Official State Government Site for the Commonwealth of Kentucky
Media / For More Information Contact:

Trooper Jonathan Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
(270) 782-2010
Click here to e-mail Trooper Jonathan Biven

Fatal Collision on KY79 in Butler County

Date of News Release: 09/19/2011

(Bowling Green, Ky.) -- Samuel Deets was traveling southbound on KY79. Mr. Deets's vehicle came over a hillcrest and dropped off the right shoulder of the roadway. Mr. Deets's vehicle entered into a slide skid, causing him to overturn. Vehicle completed a full rotation prior to coming to final rest with the trailer across the road and the tractor lying in the northbound travel lanes. Mr. Deets was pronounced deceased at the scene by Butler County Deputy Coroner Brian McKinney.

Last Update: