TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Marion County ATV Collision
Date of News Release: 03/11/2012
(Lebanon, KY) – Trooper Justin Phillips is investigating an ATV collision that occurred at 8:17 PM EST on Scotts Ridge Road at the intersection of Dry Fork Road. James Ray Stump, age 17 of Mt. Washington, was operating an Artic Cat ATV when he attempted to make a turn from Scotts Ridge Road to Dry Fork Road and lost control of the ATV and struck a tree. Stump was not wearing a helmet and was air lifted from the scene to U of L Hospital where he is listed in critical condition. A passenger Kayla Payne, age 17 of Shepardsville, was treated and released from Spring View Hospital.
Trooper Phillips was assisted at the scene by Marion County Sheriff's Department, Fire, EMS and rescue.