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KSP NEWS RELEASE
POST 15, COLUMBIA
Casey County Fatal Collision Release for: Thursday, May 26, 2016
(Liberty, KY.) – Tpr. Jason Warinner is investigating a collision that occurred at approximately 8:56 PM EDT on Wednesday, May 25th, 6 miles west of Liberty on KY 70. 62-year-old David Bryant, of Liberty, was operating a westbound 2005 Ford pickup when he crossed the center-line and struck an eastbound 2008 KIA operated by 19-year-old Madison Dobson of Campbellsville. Dobson's vehicle then collided with a guardrail. Bryant's vehicle continued traveling west and collided, head-on, with an eastbound 2008 Chevy operated by 36-year-old Jeremiah Cooper, of Everson, Washington.
Bryant was pronounced dead at the scene by the Casey County Coroner and was not wearing a seat-belt. An autopsy will be performed today at the State Medical Examiner's office. Alcohol is believed to be a contributing factor.
Dobson was transported to Ephraim McDowell in Danville. She was wearing a seat-belt.
Jeremiah Cooper and his wife, (age unknown) Stephanie Cooper were airlifted to UK Hospital. The couples 4-year-old child (name unknown) was released to the care of a family friend by social services. The Coopers were wearing seatbelts and the child was in a child restraint device.
Tpr. Warinner was assisted at the scene by the Casey County Sheriff's Department, Rescue Squad, EMS, Coroner and the Clementsville Fire Department. The investigation is ongoing.
Weather Permitting Casey County Emergency Management will test all outdoor warning sirens on the first Monday of each month at 6PM. Please report if siren did not work to E911 Dispatch 606-787-9411
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