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Two Vehicle Injury Collision On US 60

Date of News Release: 12/13/2014

Marion, KY (Crittenden County) - The Kentucky State Police investigated a two-vehicle, injury collision that occurred on US 60, approximately one mile east of Marion, on Friday, December 12, 2014, at 12:25 p.m.

The preliminary investigation revealed that Dallas E. Burchard, 20, of Burna, was operating a 1999 Ford Ranger eastbound on US 60. World F. McGuire, 22, of Morganfield, was operating a 2003 Nissan passenger car westbound on US 60, with Randa Leidecker, 19, of Marion, and Izayah Leidecker, 1, of Marion, as passengers.

While attempting to make a left hand turn, Mr. Burchard's vehicle struck by Mr. McGuire's vehicle. Mr. Burchard's vehicle came to rest upright, in the eastbound lane of the road. Mr. McGuire's vehicle came to final rest upright in the eastbound lane of the road, and caught fire after the accident.

Ms. Leidecker, Izayah Leideckcer, and Mr. Burchard were transported by ambulance to the Crittenden County Hospital for treatment. Mr. McGuire was not injured. Mr. Burchard was wearing a seatbelt. Izayah Leidecker was in a childseat.

Mr. McGuire was charged with Tampering with Physical Evidence, the investigation is ongoing.

Trooper First Class Darron Holliman investigated the collision he was assisted by The Crittenden County Sheriff's Department, Crittenden County Constable, Crittenden County Fire Department, and Crittenden County EMS.