TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Injury Collision on KY 121S in Calloway County
Date of News Release: 06/10/2012
(Hickory, KY) – John Roberts and Martha Rogers were both traveling south on KY 121 S. Mr. Roberts attempted to pass Ms. Rogers' vehicle in a passing zone. Due to an oncoming vehicle, Mr. Roberts misjudged the clearance making contact with Ms. Rogers' vehicle as he returned to the southbound lane. Ms. Rogers' ran her vehicle off the roadway and struck a telephone pole. Calloway County EMS transported Martha and Carrol Rogers to the Murray-Calloway County Hospital. The roadway was closed to one lane for approximately one hour. Trooper Martin was assisted at the scene by Trooper Trevor Pervine and the Calloway County Fire Department. Trooper Martin continues his investigation.