On Friday evening, January 28, 2022 at approximately 6:34pmCT, Adair County 911 received a call of a collision approximately 17 miles east of Columbia on KY206 in the Pellyton Community. The Sheriffs Office along with the Knifley Fire Department and Adair County EMS responded to the accident that occurred just prior to Barnetts Creek Road on the bridge. CPR was started by the Sheriffs Office and the Knifley Fire Dept. prior to EMS arrival, however attempts by responders were unsuccessful and the operator was pronounced dead at the scene. Adair County Coroner Todd Akin and Deputy Coroner Roger Huckaby were notified and responded to the scene.