Driver dies in head-on collision
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#1 Apr 21, 2007
Driver dies in head-on collision on KY 55 south of Columbia

Adair is saddened by second fatal traffic accident in county in less than 14 hours.-Editor
A head-on collision today on KY 55, 1.3 miles south of Columbia, KY, resulted in the death of one driver, Robert A. Shelton, Jr., 31, Crestwood, IL.

The accident occurred at 1:10pm, Friday, April 20, 2007.

Jerry A. Duvall, 24, Burkesville, KY, was operating a 2002 GMC truck, south on KY 55 when he lost control, crossed teh center lline, and struck the 2001 2001 Honda Shelton was operating, which was northbound on KY 55, head on.

Robert Shelton, Jr., was pronounced dead at the scene by the Adair County coroner.

Duvall was treated and released at Westlake Regional Hospital.

The accident was investigated by Trooper Dewayne Holder of Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY.
Courtesy Dwaine Barnett, Kentucky State Police Post 15, 1118 Jamestown ST,(at Exit 49, Louie B. Nunn Parkway), Columbia, KY. For more on Kentucky State Police Post 15, Columbia, KY, Click Here Thanks also to Dispatcher Darron Bunch

This story was posted on 2007-04-20 17:32:58
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#2 May 26, 2007
Just FYI: According to the official statement released by the State Police it was Robert Shelton who lost control of the vehicle, then striking the vehicle oporated by Jerry Duvall. This article is misprinted and should be corrected.

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