ONE DEAD, ONE CHARGED IN A CAR VS PEDESTRIAN ACCIDENT CHRISTMAS NIGHT PDF Print
Thursday, 26 December 2013 04:50

A tragedy on Christmas night leads to one death and one person charged. At 6:32P.M., Kentucky State Police Post 3 Troopers responded to the 600 block of Lone Star Road in Hart County, Kentucky regarding a fatal collision.

 

39 year old  Timothy Mabe  of Bonnieville, KY was traveling south on Lone Star Road when he approached a disable vehicle in the roadway.  Mr. Made swerved to avoid colliding with the disable vehicle and struck a pedestrian who was a passenger in the disabled vehicle.

 

63 year old  Judy M. Riggs of Munfordville, KY was struck by Mabe’s vehicle, and  pronounced dead at the scene by Hart County Coroner Jeff Roten.

 

Timothy Mabe was charged with the following charges:

 

1. Manslaughter 2nd

2. DUI 1st Aggravated

3. Leaving the Scene of an Accident

 

Timothy Mabe was lodged in the Hart County Jail.  The investigation is still ongoing and is being led by Trooper Jeremy Smith.  Trooper Smith was assisted on scene by Sergeant Derek Grant, Troopers Wes Medley and Brett Coomes, Deputy Joey Cox, Bonnieville Fire Department, and the Hart County Coroner’s Office.

 

 

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