Davis Motor Sales banner ad

breakingnews FATALACCIDENT 300TRIGG COUNTY, Ky. (6/11/13) – The Kentucky State Police is investigating a two-vehicle fatality collision that occurred on Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at approximately 9:15 A.M. The collision occurred on Kings Chapel Road approximately 4 miles south of Cadiz, KY.
 
Leslie Baker, 26 of Cadiz, KY, was operating a 2002 Ford Explorer southbound on Kings Chapel Road. Mike Wallace, 49 of Cadiz, KY was operating a 1996 Freightliner semi, pulling an empty flatbed trailer northbound on Kings Chapel Road.
 
Preliminary investigation shows that for an unknown reason Baker crossed over the center line and ran off the left shoulder of the roadway and into the path of Wallace’s vehicle, striking the vehicle head on.
 
The Trigg County Coroner pronounced Baker dead at the scene of the collision.
 
Baker and Wallace were wearing seatbelts at the time of the collision.
 
Trooper First Class Chris Smith is continuing the investigation. Trooper Smith was assisted on the scene by the Trigg County Sheriff’s Department, Trigg County EMS, Trigg County Coroner’s Office, Montgomery Fire Department, and Kentucky State Police Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Division.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by Dennis Thomas (KSP)

© Copyright 2015 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 on social media.

springhour

In Other News...

Covenant Community Church Closed Due to Inclement Weather

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (3/4/15) — Covenant Community Church offices are now closed. Church service for tonight, March 4,… Read More

Hopkinsville Chick-fil-A Operator Named Rookie of the Year

KENTUCKY (3/4/15) — Laurie Harris, franchise Operator of the Chick-fil-A restaurant in Hopkinsville, Ky., received one… Read More

Most Read This Week

March 02, 2015 9208

Madisonville Teen Faces Numerous Drug Charges

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
February 25, 2015 8463

Multi-Agency Investigation Nets Large-Scale Meth…

in Top News For All Sites by Trooper Stu Recke
February 24, 2015 8257

Two Charged in Central City Meth Bust

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
February 25, 2015 6351

New Asian Restaurant Coming to Madisonville

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
February 24, 2015 5579

School Board Holding Special Called Meeting

in Muhlenberg News by Sherri Miller
March 03, 2015 5304

Three Arrested during Traffic Stop

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Most Read This Month

February 12, 2015

UPDATE: Name of Pennyrile Fatality Officially…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
February 09, 2015

Police Pursue Man after Fight at Taco Bell

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

March 03, 2015 5304

Three Arrested during Traffic Stop

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
March 03, 2015 3340

Sacramento Man Charged with Rape, Sodomy

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
March 03, 2015 2327

Madisonville Man Charged for Robbery in Greenville

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Greenville Police Department
March 03, 2015 2310

Superintendent: Spring Break Won't be Touched…

in Hopkins News by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
March 03, 2015 1495

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - March 3, 2015

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
March 03, 2015 1323

Baptist Health Madisonville Now Offering…

in Hopkins News by Kristy Quinn
March 03, 2015 1314

SHMS Dance Team Places in State Championship

in Hopkins News by South Hopkins Middle School
March 03, 2015 1283

Militant Crazy Religion, Avoid the Damage

in General News For All Sites by Dr. Glenn Mollette
March 03, 2015 1257

Local Students Place in Stanley Lewis Cultural…

in Hopkins News by Joyce Riggs
March 03, 2015 1209

SurfKY News Exclusive: John Conlee Talks of 40…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News