On Saturday, November 24, 2018 at approximately 2:00pmCT, the Adair County Sheriff's Office responded to a single vehicle accident 8 1/2 miles south of Columbia on Hwy 900. The accident occurred when 20-year-old Tyler Helm of Columbia, KY was operating a 2013 Chevrolet Silverado and a deer crossed his path. Helm swerved to avoid the deer and overcorrected and overturned.
Helm was treated by Adair EMS and transported to T.J. Health Columbia for injuries sustained.
Deputy Hitch is the investigating Officer.