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Injury Collision on Christy Creek Road in Rowan County

Date of News Release: 08/12/2015

(Morehead, KY) - On Wednesday August 12, 2015, at 5:00 P.M. Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead was notified of a collision that occurred on Christy Creek Road in Rowan County. Trooper Steve Mirus responded to the scene. Upon arrival, it was determined that James Bowling, 53, of Pikeville was traveling eastbound in a 2000 Nissan sedan, when he lost control of the vehicle and struck a tree. Mr. Bowling was extricated from the vehicle by the Rowan County Fire Department and airlifted to the University of Kentucky Medical Center. Mr. Bowling is currently listed in stable condition. The collision remains under investigation by Trooper Mirus.