Tompkinsville, KY (November 5, 2021) Kentucky State Police Post 15 is investigating a two vehicle fatal collision that occurred on November 4th, 2021 at approximately 2:56 P.M. two miles south of Tompkinsville on Hwy 163. Preliminary investigations indicate that Danny Grooms, age 45 of Gainesboro TN was operating a 2000 Honda motorcycle north bound on Hwy 163 when a 2007 Subaru turning onto Hwy 163 pulled into his path. The motorcycle struck the Subaru in the left side and the driver was ejected. The Subaru was operated by 46 year old Kaye McKinney of Glasgow, KY. Grooms was wearing a helmet but succumbed to his injuries sustained as a result of the collision, and was pronounced deceased by the Monroe County Coroner. This collision remains under investigation by Trooper Mathew Brumley. He was assisted at the scene by other KSP personnel and Monroe County EMS.
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