WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (4/24/13) - The following is your weekly update of law enforcement activity in and around the Webster County area.
Webster County Sheriff Frankie Springfield also reported the following accidents:
Sun., April. 7, 5:13 a.m.
Deputy Cory Patmore responded to an accident on US 41A, five miles south of Dixon. According to the report, Jonathon Buchanan, 21 of Clay, was southbound in his 1994 Ford F-150 when he fell asleep. His vehicle crossed the center line, exited the roadway and struck an earthen embankment before hitting a utility pole. Buchanan sustained no injuries, but a passenger in the vehicle complained of shoulder and back pain. The passenger refused treatment. Buchanan’s vehicle was towed from the scene.
Fri., April. 12, 10:00 a.m.
Deputy Donald Jones responded to an accident on Highway 109 in Clay. According to the report, Steven Smith, 42 of Clay, was stopped at the intersection of Highway 109 and Highway 132 when a truck attempted to turn in his direction. He started to back his 1998 Ford Windstar up to make more room, but failed to see the 2013 Ford Fusion driven by Melissa B. Wilson, 28 if Harrisburg, IL stopped behind him. There were no injuries reported and only minor damage to Wilson’s vehicle. Both vehicles left under their own power.
Webster County Jailer Terry Elder reported the following activity for the week of April 14, 2013 to April 20, 2013:
•Jail Maintenance 3700
•Road Dept.: 325
•City of Dixon: 63
•City of Clay: 56
•City of Sebree: 160
•City of Providence:112
•Dog Warden: 39
•Water Dept.: 87
•State Hwy: 120
Total Population: 238
County Inmates: 25
State Inmates: 213
Statistics indicate that five people died in five separate crashes on Kentucky’s roadways from Monday, Apr. 15 through Sunday, Apr. 21, 2013.
Through Apr. 21, preliminary statistics indicate that 157 people have lost their lives on Kentucky roadways during 2013. This is 46 less than reported for this time period in 2012. Of the 131 motor vehicle fatalities, 64 victims were not wearing seat belts. Six of the 11 motorcycle fatalities were not wearing helmets. The one ATV fatality was not wearing a helmet. One bicycle rider has been killed. Twelve pedestrians have been killed. One fatality involving an animal drawn vehicle has been reported. A total of 30 fatalities have resulted from crashes involving the suspected use of alcohol. As of Apr. 21, Kentucky has had 28 days with zero highway fatalities reported during 2013.
Webster County - Circuit Court
Judge Rene Williams issued an Amended Agreed Order for Shock Probation for Brandon E. Jones. Jones is required to report to the Boulware Center in Owensboro to complete a 30 day program.
•Amanda Michelle Pigg, 21 of Providence to Jody Wayne Jones, 21 of Providence.
•Cynthia Lorene Gingerich, 22 of Dixon, to Justin Lee Schrock, 21 of Dixon.
•Rebecca Sue Hardrick, 41 of Providence, to Bobby Joe Ipock, 30 of Providence.
•Jessica Lynn Francis, 19 of Providence, to Jesse Donald Hack, 24 of Providence.
•Gloria Rena Page, 24 of Dixon, to Joshua Butch Tapp, 28 of Dixon.
•Craig Utley and Karrie Utley to Nicholas Benton and Tracy L. Benton, property in Webster County.
•Robert Turner and Vanessa Turner to Timmy K. Cassady, property in Webster County.
J-E News Editor
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