UPDATE: Two Vehicle Injury Collision at Intersection of US 62 & KY 175 Results in One Fatality
Date of News Release: 11/05/2015
Graham, KY (Muhlenberg County) - Lisa Ross, 48, Falls of Rough, KY, succumbed to her injuries and passed on Wednesday, November 4. The collision remains under investigation by the KSP.
Original News Release Below:
Two Vehicle Injury Collision at Intersection of US 62 & KY 175
Date of News Release: 11/03/2015
Graham, KY (Muhlenberg County) - The Kentucky State Police is investigating a two-vehicle, injury-collision that occurred at the intersection of US 62 and KY 175, in Graham, on Tuesday, November 3, at 2:35 p.m.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Keith Ross, 49, Falls of Rough, KY, was operating a 2014 Nissan Altima southbound on KY 175. Roy Stanley, 73, Graham, KY, was operating a 2007 Chrysler mini-van westbound on US 62.
It appears that Mr. Ross disregarded the stop sign and turned left onto US 62 into the path of Mr. Stanley's vehicle. The two vehicles collided at the intersection. Mr. Ross's vehicle came to rest in the westbound lane of US 62. Mr. Stanley's vehicle exited the left shoulder of the roadway and came to rest off the roadway.
Mr. Ross and his son, Jalen Ross, 17, were transported via ambulance to Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment. His wife, Lisa Ross, 48, was flown to Deaconess in Evansville, IN for treatment. Mr. Stanley and his wife, Anna Stanley, age not available, were transported via ambulance to Owensboro Health Muhlenberg Community Hospital for treatment. All occupants were wearing seatbelts.
Trooper First Class Craig Engler is investigating the collision. The Graham Fire Department, the Greenville Fire Department, Muhlenberg County EMS, and PHI Air Medical assisted at the scene.