Accident at Bypass intersection

July 21, 2014

On Thursday, July 17, 2014, the Russellville Police Department responded to an accident with injuries at 9:11 a.m. at the intesection of US 68/80 and the Bypass.

A vehicle driven by Rodney Schmidt of Tennessee Ridge, Tenn., was eastbound on 68/80 when he collided with another vehicle driven by Joseph Langley of Beech Creek.

Joseph and Melissa Langley were transported by Logan County EMS to The Medical Center in Bowling Green.

Both vehicles sustained severe damage and were towed from the scene. Also assisting on the scene was the Russellville Fire Department, Logan County EMS, Phil Stokes Towing and Wrights Towing.

The investigating officer is Sgt. Tim Burnett.