Tuesday, May 29, 2012

Floyd County Trial To Continue

{Prestonsburg,  Kentucky}...The trial of a Floyd County man charged with assault will continue Thursday. Marion Kilburn, 51, or Prestonsburg, was allegedly intoxicated when he was driving on the wrong lane on U.S. 23 near Allen in February 2011, crashing his car into another car carrying five year old Olivia Conn. Conn was seriously injured in the crash and transported to the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center. Conn's father, Joey Conn, was also injured. Kilburn had been released from the Floyd County Detention Center on January 30th, after being arrested on charges of driving under the influence of alcohol or drugs for the third time or more. Kilburn has a 30 year criminal history which includes several DUI charges. Police say Kilburn's blood-alcohol level was 0.25.