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KSP Investigates Fatal Collision in Lincoln County

Date of News Release: 10/30/2014

(Crab Orchard, KY) -- The Kentucky State Police, Richmond Post is investigating a fatal collision that occurred in Lincoln County, just after 8:00 am this morning 10/30/2014).

The initial investigation indicates that Jessica R. Moberly, 34 years old of Crab Orchard, was driving north on KY-643 in a 1992 Chevrolet S-10. Moberly attempted to cross US-150 and drove into the side of a commercial vehicle that was traveling west. The impact of the collision caused Moberly to be ejected from her vehicle. Moberly was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Lincoln County Coroner. It does not appear that she was wearing her seatbelt at the time of the collision and alcohol does not appear to be a factor.

The ongoing investigation is being conducted by Trooper Jeff Stith. He was assisted at the scene by KSP Commercial Vehicle Enforcement Officers, Lincoln County Sheriff's Department, Lincoln County EMS, Lincoln County Fire and Rescue, and the Lincoln County Coroner.