Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Injury collision on KY437 in Morgan County
Date of News Release: 01/10/2011
(Morehead, Ky.) -- At 7:20 PM, on January 10, 2011, Kentucky State Police, Post 8 Morehead received a call from West Liberty Police Department of a single vehicle accident. Trooper Mike McPherson responded to the scene. David Bailey was driving a Hyundai Elantra south bound on KY437 in Morgan County, when he lost control of the vehicle and went down the embankment striking a tree. Mr. Bailey was flown out to St. Mary's Medical Center in Huntington, West Virginia. Alcohol may have been a factor. Accident remains under investigation by Trooper Mike McPherson.