TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Four Injured in a Collision in Lyon County
Date of News Release: 05/11/2013
(Hickory, KY) -- Katie Miller was traveling North on KY 93 when she approached the intersection of US 62 West. Mr. Jerry Wittmer and passenger Daniel Basham were traveling West on US 62 when Miss Miller attempted to turn east on US 62, pulling out directly into the path of Mr. Wittmer. Mr. Wittmer struck the driver side door of Miss Miller's vehicle, causing her to slide across the median, sticking another vehicle being operated by Kendra Kennedy. Katie Miller and her passenger Mackenzie Redd were both transported by EMS to Baptist Health Hospital were they were admitted. Jerry Wittmer refused any treatment from medical personnel on scene. Aaron Cannon was transported to Baptist Health for his injuries and released. Katie Miller was cited for operating a motor vehicle without a valid operators license. The accident is currently under investigation by Trooper Jonathan Ward . KSP was assisted at the scene by the Lyon Count Sheriff's Office, Kuttawa Fire Department, Lyon County Rescue Squad, and Lyon County EMS.