Teen Killed In T-Bone Crash

A 19-year old is dead after a crash in Southern Kentucky.

Several emergency units in Somerset were called to the intersection of Kentucky 914 and Barret Drive around nine Monday night.

The Pulaski County Sheriff's Office says Jacob Hail's Pontiac was struck by truck heading southbound on KY 914, as Hail attempted to make a turn.

The driver of the pick-up, 36-year old David Hughes, was taken to Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

Hail had to be cut from the vehicle, and was pronounced dead at the scene.


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  • by Holly Location: Indpls, In on Apr 9, 2009 at 04:54 PM
    I pray for Motley from Louisa, Jacob's life was taken like a vapor as will yours someday, but might I say I hope you go to a better place than where you are headed as of your post On April 8th @ 2:12 A.M. Because there is a God my friend and you had better pray and repent!
  • by Teresa Location: KY on Apr 9, 2009 at 08:33 AM
    God bless these familys. Motley I will pray for you.
  • by Bryan Riggs Location: Goshen, Indiana on Apr 8, 2009 at 09:39 AM
    Jacob, you will truely be missed by me and everyone else from goshen. you were a great drumer and everyone on the drumline will miss you. i love you jake. you were a really good friend and i am happy i got to know you as a friend. you will be missed buddy. i hope you rest in peace.
  • by Anonymous on Apr 8, 2009 at 09:31 AM
    God bless Motley and the family.
  • by hollie on Apr 8, 2009 at 08:08 AM
    praying for the families involved and for Motley from Louisa.
  • by Motley Location: Louisa, Kentucky on Apr 7, 2009 at 11:12 PM
    How can anyone comment like Rodney turning this poor man's death into a spectacle of religious leanings? What if I took the first post and said something like "It's sad that this kid is dead but Richard Dawkins wants you all to know that there is no god and this kid isn't in hell at the very least." That would be mean... but alas, there is no god. There.
  • by jason Location: somerset on Apr 7, 2009 at 08:19 PM
    may god be with the family of the teen and he be with david hughes and his family.
  • by james Location: Oakwood 3rd shft on Apr 7, 2009 at 03:38 PM
    Wow! Thats really all that anyone can can to something like this but he was my friend and i will truely miss him he was a great guy, untill something like this happens i think alot of people dont realize that life is short and you gotta take life at the fullest and not for granted we are never promised another day to the familys involved my thoughts and prayers go out to you
  • by Jessica Location: Somerset on Apr 7, 2009 at 03:33 PM
    I pray that the lord will be with these families during this aweful time.
  • by Nick Einselen Location: Goshen, IN on Apr 7, 2009 at 02:41 PM
    Jake bud, it has been a pleasure to get to know you through high school. Things happen so fast and now you are gone, but you are never forgotten. Goshen High School, Class of 2008. Love you man.
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