TFC Billy Gregory
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 15, Columbia
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Monroe County Injury Collision
Date of News Release: 06/05/2014
(Tompkinsville, KY.) - Tpr. Jonathan Paull is investigating a collision that occurred on Wednesday, June 4, 2014 at 5:20 PM CST, 10 miles east of Tompkinsville on KY 100. 54-year-old Ray Denton, of Tompkinsville, was traveling east, operating a 2001 Chevy Blazer when he attempted to pass another vehicle. Denton lost control of his vehicle, left the roadway and overturned several times. Denton was wearing a seatbelt but was flown to Skyline Hospital in Nashville, TN. A passenger, 26-year-old Daniel Larsson, of Tompkinsville, was also wearing a seatbelt and was treated and released at Monroe County Hospital.