TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Injury Collision on Kirk Ridge Road in Calloway County
Date of News Release: 05/25/2013
(Hickory, Ky.) -- Diane M. Stumpe was traveling westbound on Kirk Ridge Road in a 2004 Nissan Altima. Robert K. Wade was traveling eastbound on Kirk Ridge Road in a John Deere spray rig. Mr. Wade, who did not see Ms. Stumpe, made a left hand turn into a private drive way in front of Ms. Stumpe. Ms. Stumpe in an attempt to avoid the collision, applied her brakes and made an evasive maneuver. Ms. Stumpe's vehicle then collided with Mr. Wade's spray rig before it came to final rest on the north side of Kirk Ridge Road. Ms. Stumpe was transported to Murray/Calloway County Hospital where she was treated and released for minor injuries. Trooper Brian Duvall was assisted on scene by Murray Fire Department, Murray/Calloway Ambulance and Murray/Calloway County Fire and Rescue.