TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Update to the Head-on Collision in Russell County Injures Three
Date of News Release: 05/04/2012
(COLUMBIA, Ky.) -- Post 15 was notified today that 17-year-old Tanner Mann died today as a result of injuries sustained in Wednesday's collision. He was pronounced dead by the Fayette County Coroner's office at approximately 3:00 PM EDT.
Original News Release Below:
Head-on Collision in Russell County Injures Three
Date of News Release: 05/02/2012
(JAMESTOWN, Ky.) – Tpr. Adam Likins is investigating a collision that occurred today (05/02/2012) at 3:25 PM CST, 5 miles south of Jamestown on Warriner Ridge Road. 18-year-old Chad Kelsay from Jamestown was operating a 2001 Chevy, traveling south on Warriner Ridge when he topped the hill, crossed the center line and struck a north bound vehicle. That vehicle was a 2011 Honda operated by 17-year-old Tanner Mann of Jamestown. Kelsay and a passenger, 18-year-old Josh Lawless of Jamestown and Tanner Mann were all flown to UK Medical Center. Mann was not belted and it is unknown if Kelsay and Lawless were belted.