TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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KSP Works Fatal Crash in Graves County
Date of News Release: 11/26/2012
(Mayfield, KY.) -– The Kentucky State Police is investigating a two-vehicle fatality collision that occurred on Monday, November 26, 2012 at approximately 05:05 p.m. The collision occurred at the intersection of KY 464 and KY 121bypass in Mayfield, KY.
Preliminary investigation revealed that Anna Davis, age 83 of Mayfield, KY, was operating a 2000 Plymouth. Davis was traveling east on KY 464 approaching the intersection with KY 121 bypass. Bradley D. Bedwell, age 35 of Benton, KY, was operating a 2005 International tractor-trailer southbound on KY 121 bypass.
Davis then pulled out into the path of Bedwell. Bedwell was not able to stop, striking Davis in the driver's door. Davis was pronounced dead on the scene by the Graves County Coroner. Davis was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the collision.
Sergeant Joey Adams is continuing the investigation. Sergeant Adams was assisted on the scene by the Graves County Coroner's Office, Mayfield EMS, Mayfield Police Department, Mayfield Fire Department, Graves County Sheriff's Office, and the Kentucky State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement section.