fatal collision 2 300UPDATE: DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (8/6/19) — Daviess County Coroner's Office released the identity of the woman killed in a two-vehicle, head-on collision yesterday in Daviess County.

Sandra Mize, 77 of Rumsey was pronounced dead at the scene of the accident that occurred shortly after noon Monday on U.S. 431/Frederica Street, Owensboro.

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (8/5/19) — A woman was killed today in a head-on collision in in the 6400 block of Frederica Street near the community of Petit.

Daviess County Sheriff's Office said officers were dispatched at approximately 12:16 p.m. arriving at the scene to find a 2017 Buick Encore was headed north on Frederica Street, when the vehicle crossed the center line and struck a southbound 2018 Ford F-250 head on.

The female driver of Buick was pronounced dead at the scene. The Daviess County Coroner's Office has not yet released the identity pending family notification.

The driver of the Ford F-250, 25-year-old Trey Miller of Princeton, his passengers Elijah Anderson, 21, Hunter Ortt, 19, and William Darnell, 20, all of Princeton and 19-year-old Jeffrey Oliver of Paducah were transported to Owensboro Health Regional Hospital with injuries that did not appear to be life threatening, said DCSO.

DCSO said all accident victims were wearing seat belts.

Rita Dukes Smith

SurfKY News Director

DAVIESS COUNTY, Ky. (8/5/19) — Daviess County Dispatch has confirmed that authorities are working the scene of an accident on U.S. 431 near the community of Petit.

Dispatch also confirmed the Daviess County Coroner has been called to the scene.

The Owensboro Times is reporting the accident involved a head-on collision involving one fatality and multiple injuries.

Daviess County Sheriff's Office was called to the scene around 12:30 p.m. today and the road is now open.

Rita Dukes Smith

SurfKY News Director

sitelogosm© Copyright 2008 - 2020 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.

Click here to subscribe to receive daily updates by email.

Most Read This Week...

Most Read This Month



Daviess, KY


Humidity: 98%

Wind: 13.67 m/h

  • 24 Feb 2020

    Rain 49°F 43°F

  • 25 Feb 2020

    Scattered Showers 51°F 44°F

Weather brought to you by


Market Report brought to you by

Market Report

Stories Trending Today