Trooper Brad Arterburn
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Kentucky State Police
Post 5, Campbellsburg
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Fatal collision on KY 146
Date of News Release: 03/21/2011
(Pendleton, Ky.) -- A 23 year-old Oldham County woman has died as a result of injuries sustained in a collision in Henry County on March 15. Sarah M. Cornish, of LaGrange, was in the University of Louisville Intensive Care Unit until her death this morning at 1:28 a.m.
Ms. Cornish was traveling East on LaGrange Road (KY 146) at 6:55 a.m. when she lost control in a sharp curve, causing her vehicle to impact a nearby tree. Ms. Cornish was flown by Air Methods to the University of Louisville for treatment. Ms. Cornish was seatbelted and the vehicle's airbag deployed.
Trooper Walter Szczepan is investigating the collision.