Sentinel-Echo.com

Homepage

July 11, 2014

Woman dies in two-vehicle crash

LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. —

A two-vehicle crash just before 1 a.m. Saturday morning injured four persons, one of whom died at Saint Joseph London a short time afterward.

The county’s eighth traffic fatality of the year occurred on Ky. 1956 at 12:57 a.m. when a Chevrolet pickup truck driven by 31-year-old Darrell Eversole of Arlington Green Apartments in London, dropped off the shoulder in a westbound lane and into a ditch. Eversole overcorrected the vehicle, which came back onto the roadway and hit head-on with a Chevrolet Blazer driven by 29-year-old Polly Brock of Ky. 3094 in East Bernstadt. 

Trina Angel, 40, of Hog Branch in McKee, was a passenger in Brock’s vehicle and was taken to Saint Joseph London, where she was pronounced dead a short time later. 

The two drivers - Brock and Eversole - were both flown to the University of Kentucky Medical Center for serious injuries. They were both listed in fair condition on Monday. 

A passenger in Eversole’s vehicle - 25-year-old James Woolum of Hawk Creek Road in London - was transported to Saint Jospeh London for possible injuries.

The investigation into the crash is being conducted by Laurel Sheriff’s Deputy Shawn Boroviak. Assisting at the scene were Deputy Tyler Morris, Kentucky State Police Trooper Mike King and Trooper Chris Saunders, Ambulance Inc. of Laurel County, Laurel County Coroner Doug Bowling, PHI Medical helicopter, Air Methods medical helicopter, and members of the Swiss Colony Volunteer Fire Department and London-Laurel Rescue Squad. 

 

1
Text Only
Local News
Local Sports
senior.jpg

North Laurel won its second straight Senior League State Championship with a 6-3 decision over Lewis County. Much of this same team also won a state title as 11-year-olds.

Opinion
Features
Galleries
Crime
Community Events
Must Read
Facebook
AP Video
Texas Scientists Study Ebola Virus Smartphone Powered Paper Plane Debuts at Airshow Southern Accent Reduction Class Cancelled in TN Raw: Deadly Landslide Hits Indian Village Obama Chides House GOP for Pursuing Lawsuit New Bill Aims to Curb Sexual Assault on Campus Russia Counts Cost of New US, EU Sanctions 3Doodler Bring 3-D Printing to Your Hand Six PA Cops Indicted for Robbing Drug Dealers Britain Testing Driverless Cars on Roadways Raw: Thousands Flocking to German Crop Circle At Least 20 Chikungunya Cases in New Jersey Raw: Obama Eats Ribs in Kansas City In Virginia, the Rise of a New Space Coast Raw: Otters Enjoy Water Slides at Japan Zoo NCAA Settles Head-injury Suit, Will Change Rules Raw: Japanese Soldiers Storm Beach in Exercises Raw: Weapons Fire Hits UN School in Gaza Raw: Rocket Launches Into Space With Cargo Ship Broken Water Main Floods UCLA
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide
Poll

Now that school is out, what are your family’s summer vacation plans?

A. No major plans. We will probably hang out around Laurel County.
B. Going to the beach!
C. Kentucky has a lot of wonderful state parks, and we plan to visit a few and enjoy quality family time.
     View Results