Trooper Jeffrey Gregory
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Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Single Vehicle Crash Kills One And Reveals Mobile Meth Lab In Hardin County
Date of News Release: 04/24/2012
(ELIZABETHTOWN, KY) – On Tuesday, April 24, 2012 at approximately 2:59 p.m. KSP Post 4 in Elizabethtown received a call of an injury crash at the 1200 block of Boone Road in Hardin County. It was discovered that red 1991 Honda Accord was northbound on Boone Road when, for unknown reasons, left the roadway on the right shoulder and struck a tree. None of three occupants in the Accord were wearing a seatbelt. The driver, David L. Stallins II, 26, from Elizabethtown, KY sustained serious life threatening injuries and was airlifted to the University of Louisville Hospital. The front seat passenger, Matthew S. Stallins, 25, from Elizabethtown, was also seriously injured and airlifted to University of Louisville Hospital.
30-year-old, Jessica L. Fisher a back seat passenger died at 5:43 p.m. at University of Louisville Hospital as a result of the injuries she sustained in the crash on Boone Road in Hardin County.
Upon further investigation it was discovered that materials consistent with the manufacturing of methamphetamine were located inside the Honda Accord. Charges related to the mobile meth lab will be handled by the Hardin County Drug Task Force. Those charges are pending.
Tpr. Brian Mouser is investigating the crash.