Update: Cadiz Man Injured in a Collision on Maple Grove Road
Date of News Release: 08/27/2015
(Hickory, KY.) - Mr. Derrick Bacon succumbed to his injuries and was pronounced deceased on 8-26-2015 @ 1515, at Skyline Medical in Nashville, TN.
Original News Release Below:
Cadiz Man Injured in a Collision on Maple Grove Road
Date of News Release: 08/25/2015
(Hickory, KY.) - A 2004 Kia Amanti was traveling southbound on Maple Grove Road around 1110 HRS on August 25, 2015. The vehicle was operated by Derrick Bacon of Cadiz, KY. For unknown reasons the vehicle entered a ditch and traveled over 200 feet before re-entering and crossing the roadway and striking an embankment on the east side of the roadway. The vehicle rolled multiple times ejecting the driver and coming to final rest in a field located at 1805 Maple Grove Road. The passengers were all able to exit the vehicle under their own power. Only one of the occupants was wearing a seatbelt.
The investigation is ongoing by Tpr. Michael Robichaud. Kentucky State Police were assisted on scene by Cadiz Police Department, The Trigg County Rescue Squad, the Kentucky Department of Transportation, Trigg County EMS, and Air Evac.