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Trooper Jonathan M. Biven
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 3, Bowling Green
(270) 782-2010
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Road Rage Leads to Felony Arrest in Barren County

Date of News Release: 08/27/2012

(Bowling Green, KY.) - On Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 11:38 a.m., Kentucky State Police Post 3 Master Trooper Jonathan Holbrook was traveling west on KY 90 east of Cave City, KY when he observed two vehicles involved in a road rage incident.

Master Trooper Holbrook turned to give chase when he observed a 1996 Dodge van driven by Aaron Barton (59) of Cave City strike the rear end of Leonard Frazier (48) of Madison, TN 1998 Ford SUV at a high rate of speed. The vehicles lost control almost striking several other vehicles. The white 1996 Dodge van fled eastbound on KY 685. Aaron Barton later turned himself in at Cave City Police Department.

Aaron Barton was charged with two counts of Wanton Endangerment 1st degree. Leonard Frazier was arrested for Reckless Driving and Wanton Endangerment 1st degree.

The investigation is still ongoing and is being led by Master Trooper Jonathan Holbrook. Additional charges are pending further investigation. Any witnesses to the incident are encouraged to contact KSP Bowling Green at (270) 782-2010 or 1-800-222-5555.

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