Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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One killed & one injured in a collision on Plummer's Landing Road
Date of News Release: 07/27/2011
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On July 26th, 2011 at 11:43 p.m. Kentucky State Police Sergeant Rob Conn and Trooper Eugene Robinson were notified by Fleming County Dispatch of a fatal accident on Kentucky 1013 near the intersection of Plummer's Landing Road in Fleming County. Phillip Hilterbrand was operating a 1997 Toyota Camry north on Kentucky 1013 when he ran off the northbound shoulder of the roadway Mr. Hilterbrand overcorrected crossing both lanes of travel and overturned down the southbound embankment coming to a final rest. Phillip Hilterbrand was pronounced deceased on July 27th, 2011 at 12:41 a.m. by Fleming County Coroner Gary Workman, next of kin was notified on scene. The passenger Dustin Hilterbrand was transported to Saint Claire Medical Center by Fleming County Emergency Medical Service, where he is being treated for minor injuries. Accident remains under investigation by Trooper Eugene Robinson, who was assisted by Kentucky State Police Sergeant Rob Conn, Muses Mill Fire Department, Hillsboro Fire Department and Fleming County Sheriff's Department.