A wreck Tuesday evening resulted in the death of a Russell Springs man.
Trooper Adam Likins is investigating the fatal collision that occurred at 8:23 pm on KY 379, about 9 miles south of Russell Springs. Ethan Shear, 24, of Russell Springs, was operating a 1992 Ford Mustang when he crossed into the path of a 2001 Ford Pick operated by Stevie Chapman, 50, of Glensfork Ky. Shear was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Russell County Coroner Larry Skaggs. Chapman and a passenger, Isaiah Fletcher, 16, of Slayersville, were transported to Russell County Hospital by Russell County EMS for non-life threatening injuries. Trooper Likins was assisted at the scene by Russell County Sheriffs Department, EMS, Fire and rescue.
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