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Washington County Fatal Collision

Date of News Release: 09/01/2015

(Springfield, KY) - Tpr. Jason Warinner is investigating a collision that occurred today at 7:50 AM EDT at the junction of the US 150 bypass and Bloomfield Road. 68-year-old Gary Royalty, of Springfield, was operating a northbound 1995 Mercury on Bloomfield Road when he failed to stop at the intersection at the US 150 Bypass and pulled into the path of an eastbound 2012 Ford operated by 57-year-old Paul Nicely, of Lebanon, KY.

Nicely was belted and was not injured. Royalty was not belted and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Washington County Corner. The investigation is ongoing.