Trooper Robert Purdy
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 7, Richmond
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Kentucky State Police Investigate Fatal Collision in Estill County
Date of News Release: 03/22/2013
(Irvine, KY) -- On Friday, March 22, 2013, at 11:12 am EDT the Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, was notified about a serious collision at the 900 block of Pea Ridge Road in Estill County.
Initial investigation revealed that a 2004 red Chevy Monte Carlo was traveling south on Pea Ridge Road. The vehicle exited the right side of the road and struck a tree.
Passengers Nancy Moore, 45 years old of Irvine, and Laura Jones, 29 years old of Irvine, KY were pronounced dead at the scene by the Estill County Coroner.
Darrell Spicer, Jr, 23 years old of Irvine and Darrell Spicer, Sr, 50 years old of Irvine, KY were transported to University of Kentucky for treatment of their injuries.
Trooper Bobby Edwards is the investigating officer and was assisted at the scene by other KSP personnel, the Estill County Sheriff's Office, Estill County EMS and the Estill County Fire Department.