TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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One Injured in a Vehicle Collision on KY 924
Date of News Release: 02/24/2012
(Hickory, Ky.) -- David Wellborn was northbound on US 51 in Fulton County. Near the intersection of KY 924, Mr. Wellborn swerved to miss an animal in the roadway, causing him to lose control of his 2003 Ford truck. He then overcorrected, struck an earth embankment, and rolled multiple times. He was taken from the scene to Parkway Regional Hospital by Tri-CIty EMS, and then air lifted to St. Francis Medical Center by Air Evac. Trooper Cook was assisted by Tri-City EMS, Fulton County Sheriffs Office, Fulton Fire Department, and Water Valley Fire Department. Investigation continues by Trooper Cook.