LOCAL NEWS

 

Kentucky State Police Post 15 in Columbia investigated a 2-vehicle fatal collision that occurred just before 4:00pmCT on Wednesday, October 14, 2020 in Adair County. 


KSP told 99.9 The Big Dawg that 46-year-old Lisa Cooper of Columbia, KY was driving a 2012 Toyota Camry east bound on KY 900 when she crossed into the oncoming lane, colliding with an on-coming 1989 International log truck, operated by 63-year-old Tommy Cape of Columbia. 


Cooper was not wearing her seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Adair County Coroner. Cape was belted and was treated for minor injuries by Adair County EMS. 


This collision remains under investigation by KSP. The Adair County Sheriffs Office, Adair County Fire Dept., & Adair EMS assisted at the scene.