On Monday, June 11th, 2018, the Adair County Sheriff’s Office responded to a single vehicle accident on Bill Turner Road. The vehicle was reported to have driven into a house. Law Enforcement located a vehicle partly inside a home at 105 Bill Turner Road.
A preliminary investigation determined that Laramy Josh Conover, 37, of Columbia was operating a 2005 Blue Chevy Colorado pulling a single axle trailer. His vehicle left the roadway and the trailer grazed a utility pole, which caused the trailer to break away from the truck.
Conover’s vehicle continued on and struck an out building at 3009 Russell Springs Road moving it from its foundation approximately 10 feet, the property belonged to Rebecca Grant of Columbia. Conover’s vehicle then traveled into a home at 105 Bill Turner Road moving it from its foundation approximately 3 feet, that property belonged to Jody Perkins of Knifley.
The collision caused significant damage to both structures.
Conover was transported by Adair County EMS to TJ Health Columbia for injuries sustained.
Laramy Josh Conover was cited for Operating on a suspended Kentucky driver’s license.
The Adair County Sheriff’s Office was assisted at the scene by Adair County EMS.
Medical Emergency is believed to be a determining factor in the accident, but is still under investigation by The Adair County Sheriff’s Office.