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Update: KSP Investigates Fatal Collision in Madison County

Date of News Release: 05/23/2015

(Richmond, KY) - The initial investigation has revealed that William G. Brewer of Richmond, lost control of his 1995 Chevrolet van while driving north bound on I-75 at the 97.2 mile marker. The vehicle traveled off the roadway and up an embankment overturning. As a result of the collision, the passenger a Patricia Hobson 54 years old of Irvine KY, was ejected from the vehicle, and sustained fatal injuries. Hobson was pronounced deceased at the scene by Madison County Coroner. The driver William G. Brewer was transported to University of Kentucky Hospital with non- life threatening injuries.

Contact: Tpr. Kenny Sandusky
KSP Post 7, Richmond
Ph: (859) 623-2404
Cell: (859) 353-7458

Original News Release Below:

 

KSP Investigates Fatal Collision in Madison County

Date of News Release: 05/23/2015

(Richmond, KY) - The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post, is investigating a fatal collision that happened just before 5:30 p.m. on 05/23/2015 on I-75 north bound at the 97 mile marker in Madison County.

The initial investigation indicates that a single vehicle was traveling north bound on I-75 when it left the roadway. After overturning, the vehicle came to rest on the right side of the interstate.

As a result of the collision, one passenger was ejected from the vehicle, sustained fatal injuries, and was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Madison County Coroner. The other passenger was transported to the University of Kentucky Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by Trooper John Moore. He was assisted at the scene by KSP Personnel, Madison County EMS, Madison County Fire & Rescue, and the Madison County Coroner.

Contact: Tpr. Kenny Sandusky
KSP Post 7, Richmond
Ph: (859) 623-2404
Cell: (859) 353-7458