TFC Tony Watts
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 13, Hazard
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Hazard Man Killed on Kentucky Highway 15 North
Date of News Release: 08/11/2012
(Hazard, KY) -- The Kentucky State Police in Hazard are investigating the death of a Perry County man who was struck by an automobile while walking along a very busy highway just after 9:40 P.M. on Friday August 10th, 2012. Thomas Wesley Hall, age 57 of Hazard was walking along Kentucky Highway 15 North when he attempted to cross the roadway and was struck by a motorist. Thomas Wesley Hall, was transported by the Perry County Ambulance Service to the Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital where he later died as a result of his injuries. The Driver of the vehicle Ricky J. Campbell of Bonnyman, KY along with his two passengers were not injured during the collision and no criminal charges have been filed. Trooper Brandon Thomas, with KSP Post Hazard is in charge of the investigation. The Hazard Police Department also responded and assisted in the investigation.