TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Fatal Collision in Casey County
Date of News Release: 07/15/2013
(Liberty, KY) -- Trooper Adam Likins is investigating a single vehicle fatal collision that occurred Sunday night 1 mile south of Liberty on US 127 at 11:32pm. James L. Baugh, age 37 of Liberty was traveling north in a 2004 Saturn when he lost control of the vehicle, over corrected, and overturned. Mr. Baugh was pronounced dead at the scene. A passenger in the vehicle, Samantha Dilbeck, age 29 of Liberty was treated and released from the Casey County Hospital. Alcohol is a contributing factor. Neither occupant was wearing a seatbelt. Trooper Likins was assisted at the scene by the Casey County Sheriff's Department, Casey County EMS, Casey County Rescue Squad, Dunnville and Clementsville Fire Department.