Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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Wallingford Woman Killed in a Collision on KY 32
Date of News Release: 09/26/2013
(Flemingsburg, KY) - On Wednesday, September 25, 2013, Kentucky State Police Post 8 Morehead was notified by the Fleming County Sheriff's Office of a fatal traffic accident at the 16mm on KY 32 in Fleming County. Trooper Patrick Zalone, Fleming County Deputy Sheriff Tyler Rushing, Fleming County E.M.S., and the Flemingsburg Fire Department responded to the scene. Ms. Brandy O'Connor, age 36, of Wallingford, Kentucky was operating a 2009 Jeep Wrangler eastbound when her vehicle exited the right shoulder of the roadway and struck an embankment causing the vehicle to overturn multiple times. The vehicle then struck a utility pole and came to final rest against a tree. Ms. O'Connor was pronounced deceased at the scene by Fleming County Coroner Gary Workman. Alcohol is believed to be a factor. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Patrick Zalone.