TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Metcalfe County Injury Collision
Date of News Release: 05/05/2013
(Edmonton, KY.) -- Trooper Jonathan Paull is investigating a collision that occurred on Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 3:00 PM CST on US 68, 6 miles west of Edmonton. 42-year-old Bobby Vibbert of Edmonton, was traveling west on US 68 in a 2006 Pontiac. Vibbert lost control of his vehicle on the wet roads, crossed into the eastbound lane and collided with an eastbound 1995 Dodge pickup. Vibbert and a passenger, 14-year-old Benton Vibbert were both wearing seatbelts and were transported to TJ Sampson Hospital with minor injuries.
The Dodge was operated by 64-year-old Billy Coomer of Edmonton. Coomer and a passenger, 12-year-old Tyler Coomer, were both wearing seatbelts and were not injured. Tpr. Paull was assisted at the scene by Barren-Metcalfe EMS and Edmonton-Metcalfe Fire.