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FATAL COLLISION ON HIGHWAY 88 IN GRAYSON COUNTY, KENTUCKY

CLARKSON, KY – According to the Kentucky State Police (KSP), on Monday evening.October 23, 2023, KSP Post 4, Elizabethtown responded to a two-vehicle fatal collision in Grayson County. 

On Monday, October 23, at approximately 6:45 P.M. CDT, KSP Post 4 received a call from the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office requesting assistance in investigating a two-vehicle fatal collision near the 8000 block of Peoina Road (Hwy 88) near the intersection of Old Peoina Loop.

The preliminary investigation revealed a 2019 Ford F-450 commercial vehicle towing a trailer and operated by Kaleb Stutzman, age 19, of Clarkson, was traveling westbound on Peoina Road. The trailer was transporting an over-dimensional portable shed.

A 2006 Ford Crown Victoria, being operated by Lisa Meredith, age 56 of Clarkson, was traveling east when it struck the shed on the driver’s side, which resulted in the passenger car exiting off the roadway and down an embankment.

Meredith was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Grayson County Coroner’s Office.

Stutzman reported no injuries.

The affected portion of Peoina Road was reduced to one lane for several hours in order to allow troopers to reconstruct the collision. KSP Post 4 was assisted at the scene by the Grayson County Sheriff’s Office, Grayson County EMS, and the Grayson County Coroner’s Office.

The collision remains under investigation by reconstructionist Tpr. Tyler Lynch.

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