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ACSO: Injury accident on Jay Wheeler Road

By Sheriff Josh Brockman
Adair County Sheriff's Office

On Monday, July 13, 2020, the Adair County Sheriff's Office responded to a single vehicle accident with injury on Jay Wheeler Road in Columbia.

Preliminary investigation determined James Peckinpaugh, 48, of Columbia, was traveling on Jay Wheeler Road. Peckinpaugh was operating a silver Ford SUV when it left the roadway, went through a fence and field, and ultimately struck a tree.

Peckinpaugh was transported by Adair County EMS to T.J. Health Columbia, and then flown to University of Louisville hospital for his injuries.

Deputy Joey Keith and Deputy Josh Durbin are continuing the investigation.

The Sheriff's Office was assisted on scene by Adair County EMS and the Columbia/Adair County Fire Department.

This story was posted on 2020-07-14 12:24:19
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