Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Fatal Crash Claims a Life on Overall Phillips Road in Hardin County
Date of News Release: 02/24/2012
(Elizabethtown, KY) -- On February 24, 2012 at approximately 3:40 am KSP Post 4 received a call of an injury crash on Overall Phillips Road in Hardin County. 32 year-old Donna Basham of Elizabethtown was northbound on Overall Phillips Road. For unknown reasons the vehicle ran off the left hand side of the roadway and Basham lost control. The vehicle overturned and Basham was partially ejected. She was pronounced dead at the scene by the Hardin County Coroner Kenneth Spangenberger. Basham was not wearing a seatbelt. KSP units were assisted at the scene by the Elizabethtown Fire Department, the Glendale Fire Dept., the Hardin County Sheriff's Office and the Hardin County EMS. Tpr. Jerry Clanton is the investigating officer.