Morehead, KY. (March 10, 2021) – On March 9, 2021 Kentucky State Police, Post 8, Morehead received a call for assistance from Morehead Dispatch with a multi-vehicle collision at approximately 8:05 PM. The collision occurred in Rowan County on Ky 801.
Through the investigation, it was determined Armando Cintron from Nashville Tennessee was traveling south on KY 801 operating a 2016 Dodge Ram. Mr. Cintron was making a left turn when he crossed in the path of Johnny Rice, of Flemingsburg. Mr. Rice was traveling north on KY 801 operating a 2014 Ford pickup truck. After being struck by Mr. Cintron, Mr. Rice’s vehicle struck Duane Carpenter, of Morehead, who was operating a 2019 Dodge Ram.
Armando Cintron and Duane Carpenter refused treatment at the scene. Johnny Rice and his passenger, Lakeisha Wallace, of Morehead, were transported by Air Methods and Air Evac to the University of Kentucky Hospital for treatment for their injuries. Kentucky State Police was assisted by Rowan County Sheriff’s Department, Rowan County EMS, and Morehead Fire and Rescue, and Farmers Fire and Rescue.
This collision remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police, Morehead.
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