Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Two injured in an ATV collision in Elliott County
Date of News Release: 09/11/2011
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On September 10, 2011, Kentucky State Police Morehead received a call in reference to an ATV accident on Glen Lawson Road in Elliott County. Trooper Joseph Zalone responded to the scene along with Elliott County Sheriff's Office and Elliott County Fire and Rescue. Ron Burton was operating a Honda Recon 250 westbound on private property. Mr. Burton attempted to pull onto Glen Lawson Road. Mr. Burton's vehicle struck a Suzuki Quadmaster 500 traveling southbound and operated by Gregory Sammons on Glen Lawson Road. Mr. Burton and Mr. Sammons were both airlifted to Saint Mary Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Joseph Zalone.