Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster
Davis Motor Sales banner ad

Single-Vehicle, Injury Collision on KY 104 Involving DUI

DRUNK DRIVING1 300TRENTON, Ky. (10/16/13) – The Kentucky State Police investigated a single-vehicle, injury collision that occurred on KY 104, approximately four miles south of Trenton, on Tuesday, October 15, 2013, at 3:59 p.m.
 
The preliminary investigation revealed that Christopher Wasson, 30 of Elkton, KY, was operating a 1998 Chevrolet S10 southbound on KY 104 when the vehicle exited the right shoulder of the roadway. Mr. Wasson lost control of the vehicle. It crossed both lanes of travel and exited off the left side of the roadway. The vehicle overturned and came to rest on its top.
 
Mr. Wasson fled the scene and was located approximately 3/10 of a mile north of the scene in a field. He was transported via ambulance to the Jennie Stuart Medical Center where he was treated and released. It is not known if Mr. Wasson was wearing a seatbelt.
 
Trooper Jeff Ayres arrested Mr. Wasson and charged him with Leaving the Scene of an Accident, DUI 2nd Offense, Driving DUI Suspended License 1st Offense, Fleeing/Evading Police 2nd Degree (On Foot), Resisting Arrest, Failure to Notify DOT of Address Change, Owner to Notify Clerk of Address/Name Change
 
Mr. Wasson was lodged in the Christian County Detention Center.

Trooper Ayres investigated the collision. The Trenton Fire Department and Todd County EMS assisted at the scene.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Stu Recke (Kentucky State Police)

© Copyright 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

button coupons
button classifieds

In Other News...

Greenville Mayor Honored during Final Council Meeting of Year; New Mayor Sworn-In

GREENVILLE, Ky. (12/20/14) — Greenville City Council Chambers were packed with guests Thursday night, Dec. 18 as it… Read More

Fifth Annual Murray Half Marathon Set for Saturday, April 18, 2015

MURRAY, Ky. (12/21/14) — The Murray Calloway Endowment for Healthcare’s annual Murray Half Marathon will be held… Read More

Most Read This Week

December 16, 2014 10805

Coal Miner Fatally Injured in Underground Mining…

in Top News For All Sites by Dick Brown
December 17, 2014 7708

Elderly Couple Found Shot to Death in Muhlenberg

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
December 17, 2014 6821

Three Men Charged with Burglary

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department
December 15, 2014 5139

Hopkins County Woman Charged Second Time in Two…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
December 15, 2014 4588

Woman Leads Police on High-Speed Chase in Stolen…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police
December 19, 2014 4505

Dawson Springs Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Detective Sean McCance
December 19, 2014 4497

Armstrong Mine to Layoff 39 by End of Day

in Top News For All Sites by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
December 18, 2014 4182

Cat Scratching over Dog Ownership Escalates

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
December 19, 2014 4053

Woman Flown to St. Mary's after Two-Car Collision

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
December 16, 2014 3990

Highway Crews Pre-Treating Roadways for Potential…

in Hopkins News by Keith Todd

Stories Trending Today

December 19, 2014 3395

Vehicle Fire Causes Traffic Back-Up on Pennyrile

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis
December 20, 2014 1574

KET’s Kentucky Life Segment to Feature Old…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
December 19, 2014 1526

Greenville Mayor Honored during Final Council…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
December 20, 2014 1314

New Trial Sites Added for U of L's Brown Cancer…

in General News For All Sites by Health Sciences News
December 20, 2014 1233

Farmers' Markets, Vendors; Sign Up for Free…

in General News For All Sites by Ted Sloan
December 20, 2014 1184

'When the Universe Was Young' Opens Jan. 4 at…

in General News For All Sites by WKU News
December 20, 2014 1165

WKU Public Affairs Claims 17 Statewide Awards

in General News For All Sites by WKU News
December 20, 2014 1164

Law Enforcement Officers, Agencies Honored for…

in General News For All Sites by Erin Eggen
December 20, 2014 1140

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

in Hopkins News by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
December 20, 2014 1118

City of Madisonville Holiday Schedule

in Hopkins News by Leslie Curneal

SurfKY News Group, Inc.
Corporate Office & Studio
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431
270.452.2727 (phone)
  •  270.452.2249 (fax)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social fbsocial twsocial yt
social gpsocial flrsocial rss