Bedford, KY. (Sept. 21, 2020) – The Kentucky State Police at Post 5 in Campbellsburg are investigating a single vehicle collision that resulted in the death of a Trimble County man. The collision occurred on Sunday, September 20 just after 1:00 p.m. on Mount Pleasant Road, near the intersection of Connor’s Ridge Road in Trimble County.
James Lawrence Leatherbury II, 47, of Milton was operating a 2005 Jeep Wrangler when, for reasons unknown at this time, the vehicle left the roadway and struck an embankment before overturning. Leatherbury was ejected from the vehicle during the collision.
Leatherbury was transported by helicopter to University of Louisville Hospital, where he succumbed to injuries sustained as a result of the collision. He was the sole occupant of the vehicle. The investigation remains ongoing at this time.
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