Trooper Jason Warriner is investigating
Sprinfield, Ky. (May 27, 2019) – Trooper Jason Warriner is investigating a two vehicle fatal collision that occurred on May 25th, 2019 at approximately 6:57pm EST 5 miles east of Springfield on US HWY 150. It was determined that 39 year old John Bailey, of Harrodsburg, was operating a 1999 Harley Davidson, eastbound US 150 where he attempted to pass several vehicles in a no passing zone. Bailey struck a 2007 Jeep that had slowed down to make left turn. The jeep was being operated by 59 year old, Warren Purdom, of Springfield. Bailey, along with a passenger, 41 year old Amanda Bailey Harrodsburg, were both pronounced deceased at the scene. Purdom was transported to Ephriam McDowell by EMS for non-life threatening injuries. Passengers in Purdom’s vehicle; Tammi Purdom age 54, Warren Purdom age 37 both of Springfield, and Makenzie Purdom age 16 of Willisburg were transported by private vehicle and treated and released from the hospital. Tpr. Warriner was assisted at the scene by other KSP personnel, Washington County EMS and Fire and Rescue.
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