Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Stanton Man Killed in a Collision on KY 213
Date of News Release: 09/30/2013
(Stanton, KY) - On Sunday September 29, 2013, at 2:14 p.m., Trooper Jason Brown, Trooper Grant Faulkner, Powell County Fire and EMS responded to an accident on KY 213, Furnace Road, in Stanton Kentucky. Donald R. Jones, 63, of Stanton Kentucky, was traveling south on KY 213 operating his 2007 Chevrolet Malibu, when he crossed the center line. Mr. Jones traveled off the northbound shoulder striking a tree. Mr. Jones was pronounced deceased on scene, by Powell County Coroner, Hondo Hearne. Mr. Jones was not wearing a seat beat and alcohol is believed to be a factor. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Jason Brown.