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Fatal Collision in Russell County

Date of News Release: 03/02/2014

(Russell Springs, KY.) - Tpr. Nick Hale is investigating a collision that occurred this morning (03/02/14) at 6:16 AM CST on Parks Ridge Road in the limits of Eli. 26-year-old Zachary Neal Stephens, of Russell Springs, was operating a 1984 Ford truck, traveling east on Parks Ridge Rd, when he ran off the roadway, through a fence and struck a tree. Stephens was not wearing a seatbelt and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Russell County Deputy Coroner. The collision remains under investigation