Master Trooper Norman Chaffins
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 4, Elizabethtown
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Falls Of Rough Man Killed In Two-Vehicle Crash In Grayson County
Date of News Release: 03/05/2013
(CANEYVILLE, KY) – On Tuesday, March 05, 2013 at approximately 7:50 a.m. CT Grayson County Sheriff's Department requested a KSP reconstructionist to work a two-vehicle single fatality crash on Ready Jackson Road about 5 miles southwest of Caneyville. A 2004 Honda Civic driven by 27-year-old Steven M. Puckett was eastbound on Ready Jackson Road approaching a small hill near the 1800 block. A 2006 Pontiac G6 being operated by 25-year-old Danielle L. Preston of Caneyville was westbound on Ready Jackson Road also approaching the small hill. As both vehicles topped the hill they met in the center of the roadway and struck one another head-on. The Civic came to final rest in a ditch on the eastbound side while the G6 came to final rest in the ditch on the westbound side. Puckett was killed instantly in the collision. He was not wearing a seatbelt. Preston suffered injuries to her lower extremities and was transported to The Medical Center in Bowling Green by the Grayson County EMS. Tpr. Norman Chaffins is investigating the crash. He was assisted by the Caneyville Fire Department and the Grayson County Sheriff's Department.