KSP investigating after head-on collision in Greensburg kills one, injures another

Two Kentucky State Police troopers are off the job while the department continues to...
Two Kentucky State Police troopers are off the job while the department continues to investigate a shooting incident that happened in their apartment over the weekend.(WAVE 3 News)
Updated: Jun. 6, 2020 at 6:24 PM EDT
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GREENSBURG, Ky. (WAVE) - A two-vehicle collision in Greensburg Friday afternoon has killed one person and injured another, Kentucky State Police confirmed on Saturday.

According to KSP, officers were notified of a collision on Matney Road in Greensburg at around 1:20 p.m. Friday.

Preliminary investigation revealed that Jamie Young, 40, was headed westbound in a Ford Explorer when he crossed over to the eastbound lane and struck a Nissan Rogue head on, driven by 57-year-old Geraldine Turner.

Turner was wearing a seat belt and was pronounced dead at the scene by the Green County Coroner.

Young was airlifted to University of Louisville hospital. Investigation showed that Young was not wearing a seatbelt at the time of the accident.

The collision remains under investigation by Kentucky State Police.

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