An Adair Co. business was destroyed by fire early this morning.
The Adair County Fire Dept responded Thursday morning at 2:40 a.m. to Timber Lane off Hwy 551. When firefighters arrived, they found Billy Rice's Body Shop totally engulfed in fire. The body shop was a total loss along with 3 automobiles, several tools and painting equipment. There were 14 firemen on the scene for about 1.5 hours. The cause of the fire is still under investigation.
The Adair Co. Sheriff's Office and the Columbia Police Department responded to a two vehicle accident Wednesday night, December 4. No-one was injured as a result of the collision.
63-year-old Margie Straut of Columbia was operating her 2004 Ford Taurus when she turned off Greenhills into the path of travel of 55-year-old Brenda Streeval of Knifley who was operating a 2001 Chevy Tracker.
Streeval and Straut were checked at the scene by Adair EMS and refused treatment. Traffic was blocked for a period until the roadway became clear.
Deputy Adam Cravens investigated the accident. Officer John Dial, Sheriff Harrison Moss as well as Adair Search and Rescue responded to the scene.
The Campbellsville Police Department on Tuesday responded to an injury accident on Ingram Ave at 9:08 P.M. 77 year old Alice M. Robinson of Campbellsville was driving a 1997 Buick Lesabre. 34 year old Lucretia R. Vaughn of Campbellsville was driving a 2005 Dodge Ram. 1 patient was transported to Taylor Regional by CTCEMS. Alcohol is not believed to be a contributing factor. Campbellsville Fire/Rescue & CTCEMS assisted on the scene. Accident is still under investigation by Officer Dexter Colvin.