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Morehead Man Injured in a Collision on Christy Creek Road

Date of News Release: 05/16/2014

(Rowan County, KY) - On Thursday May 15, 2014 at 10:20pm Kentucky State Police was contacted by Morehead Police Department Dispatch in reference to a single vehicle injury accident at 4000 Christy Creek Road in Morehead, Kentucky. Trooper Stephen Mirus, Rowan County EMS, Elliottville Fire Department, and Rowan County Sheriff Deputy James Damron responded to the scene. Fred Brown, 35 of Morehead, Kentucky was operating his 1998 Dodge Van west on Christy Creek Road when the roadway turned to the left and Mr. Brown failed to turn the wheel and drove straight into a rock wall. Mr. Brown was transported to Saint Claire Regional Hospital in Morehead then air lifted to the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington with non-life threatens injuries. Mr. Brown is listed in stable condition at this time. Accident remains under investigation by Trooper Stephen Mirus.