Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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One injured in Jackson County Collision
Date of News Release: 08/29/2011
(McKee, KY)- On Friday, August 26, 2011, at 11:55 AM EDT the Kentucky State Police Richmond Post investigated a single vehicle collision on US 421 S in McKee, KY. Lance Coleman, age 44 of Lexington, KY, was operating a 2008 Kawasaki GZ1000 when he lost control and ran off the roadway striking the embankment. Coleman was transported to Berea Hospital where he was treated for injuries sustained in the collision. Neither alcohol nor drugs were suspected and a helmet was in use.
The investigation was conducted by Trooper Rob Morris.
Trooper Morris was assisted at the scene by McKee Police Department, Jackson County EMS and McKee Fire and Rescue.