Teen dead following head-on collision

JOHNSON COUNTY, Ky. (WYMT) - One teenager is dead following a head-on collision in Johnson County on Friday.

The accident happened on Kentucky 201 in Sitka around 8:30p.m.

Johnson County Sheriff Dwayne Price says a car crossed the center lane and hit a motorcycle head-on.

We are told the motorcycle rider died at the scene.

Johnson County Coroner, J.R. Frisby identified the victim as 18 year old Casey Roger Mollett Jr.

Sheriff Price says alcohol is believed to be a factor. DUI charges are pending against the driver and more charges are possible.


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