The Kentucky State Police is investigating a two vehicle collision resulting in four occupants suffering fatal injuries. The collision occurred in the early evening hours on Thursday, December 24, 2015.
KSP Pikeville Post was notified of the collision, and Troopers responded to KY Route 114 in the Middle Creek Community of Floyd County. The preliminary investigation at the scene revealed that Sandra Bauer, 54, of Salyersville, was operating a 2013 Hyundai Tucson, traveling east on KY 114. Bauer’s vehicle entered the west bound lane of KY 114, striking a 2012 Chevrolet Cruze operated by Roland Patrick, 52 of Salyersville. Both operators, along with two passengers in the Hyundai, Nevaeh Bauer, 4, of Teaberry, and an unidentified female, suffered fatal injuries. Two additional occupants of the Hyundai, Pamela Kendrick-Bauer, and Brayden Bauer, 5, survived the collision and are currently in stable condition. Pamela was transported from the scene by EMS to Pikeville Medical Center, and Brayden was airlifted from the scene to UK Medical Center.
Multiple agencies and emergency personnel responded to the scene.
Post 09 Accident Reconstructionist, Trooper Jonathan Dixon, is investigating the collision.