STATE POLICE INVESTIGATE A TRAFFIC DEATH IN ADAIR COUNTY PDF Print
Tuesday, 22 January 2013 05:22

Tpr. Logan Richardson is investigating a collision that occurred

Monday afternoon  at 1:38 PM on KY 61 and the Columbia bypass.  44-year-old Glenda Downey of

Jamestown was operating a 1993 Oldsmobile, traveling south on the Columbia bypass

when she failed to stop at a red light.  She struck a 1995 Chevy operated by

59-year-old Ronald Gibson of Columbia.  Gibson was traveling west on Burkesville

Street; his vehicle then struck a 1996 Chevrolet that was traveling east on

Burkesville Street.  It was operated by 59-year-old Cynthia Harvey of Columbia.  All

operators were wearing seatbelts.

Glenda Downey was pronounced dead at the scene by the Adair County Coroner.  Gibson

and Harvey were transported to Westlake Hospital where they were treated and

released.  A passenger in the Downey vehicle, 79-year-old Mary Huff of Russell

Springs, was belted but was flown to University of Kentucky Hospital and is in

stable condition.

 

 

This is National Public Safety Telecommunications Week- Today we are patting on the back the “Unseen First Responders”. Beverly Harbison and employees- Julie Greer, April Dunbar, Dennis Hatcher, Laura Lee Williams, Amy Houchin, Colleen Hamilton, Schelly Vance, Pan Lyons, Jim Spears, Lisa Shirley, Teresa Bull, Alison Burton, Matthew Vaughn, Bill Ekhardt, Bill Shoopman, Kathy Tyree, Joe Perry, Joann Eaton.

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