Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
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Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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One killed in a vehicle collision on I-65
Date of News Release: 07/14/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) –- August Stegemann Jr., WM, 54 of Augusta, Ky., succumbed to his injuries on 07/14/2011 by the Jefferson County Coroner's office.
One injured in a vehicle collision on I-65
Date of News Release: 07/13/2011
(Elizabethtown, Ky.) –- On July 13, 2011 at approximately 07:32 a.m. Kentucky State Police received a call of a rollover accident on I-65 southbound at the 86mm. A 2004 Ford F650 was traveling northbound when the truck suffered a blow out causing the vehicle to go out of control traveling through the cable barrier where the truck overturned several times coming to a final rest in the median on its side.
The driver August Stegemann Jr., WM, 54 of Augusta, Ky., was taken via Air Methods to the University of Louisville with life threatening injuries. The accident is being investigated by Officer Jason Morris with KSP Commercial Vehicle Enforcement.