(Clinton County, Ky July 23, 2018) Trooper Jason Warriner is investigating a collision that occurred on Sunday, July 22, 2018 at approximately 12:53 PM CST on Hwy 1351, approx. 5 miles west of Albany. Cheyiann Kopke, age 21 of Burkesville, KY was operating a west bound 2003 Chevrolet 4 door when she lost control of the vehicle due to rain slickened road conditions. Kopke entered the east bound lane striking a 2017 Dodge Ram pickup being operated by 55 year old Russell Decker of Burkesville.
Kopke and Decker were transported to Cookeville Regional Medical and treated for non life threatening injuries. A female juvenile passenger in the Kopke vehicle transported to the Clinton County Hospital by EMS for non life threatening injuries. A passenger in the Decker vehicle, Bonnie Decker, age 58 of Burkesville was uninjured. All parties involved were wearing seat belts.
Trooper Warriner was assisted on scene by Clinton County EMS.