Morehead, KY. (December 3, 2020) – On December 2, 2020, Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead received a call for assistance from Rowan County Dispatch of a two vehicle injury collision that occurred on Interstate 64 at the 148 mile marker. Investigators determined a 2000 Chevy Trailblazer was traveling west bound operated by Dennis McCoy, 45 years of age, of Olive Hill, KY. Mr. McCoy was traveling in the left lane when he dropped of the shoulder of the roadway and overcorrected. Mr. McCoy then struck a 2016 International commercial vehicle operated by Michael Goodman, 48 years of age, of Columbia, South Carolina. Dennis McCoy was transported to St. Claire Regional Hospital by Rowan County EMS where he was pronounced deceased by Rowan County Coroner John Northcutt. Michael Goodman was unjured in the collision. Kentucky State Police was assisted by Kentucky Stae Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement, Rowan County Fire and Rescue, and Rowan County EMS. This collision remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead.
Kentucky State Police Investigates Fatal Crash in Whitley County Williamsburg, KY. (12/1/2020) – On Tuesday December 1 2020, around 7 A.M. The Kentucky State Police Commercial Vehicle Division responded to a fatal crash located on I-75 northbound near the 14-mile marker in Whitley Co. Kentucky. Upon arrival and though investigation officers learned that 40 year old Boban […]
Somerset, Ky. (July 30, 2020) – The Kentucky State Police, London Post responded to the single vehicle collision that occurred on the Old Cumberland Parkway on Thursday July 29, at approximately 9:51 PM,. The initial investigation indicates that a 1997 Harley Davison motorcycle, operated by George Cagle, 67 years old of Lexington, KY, was traveling […]
The March 1st Flood of 2021 will go down in history as one of the worst floods to hit Breathitt, Lee and surrounding counties. Several places in Johnson, Perry, Breathitt and Lee County were hit by torrential rain fall that has lead to historic flooding. Homes, cares and property have been lost throughout the region. […]