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Russell County Woman Killed In Crash

Posted at 10:19 AM, Oct 04, 2018
and last updated 2018-10-04 10:19:54-04

RUSSELL SPRINGS, Ky. (LEX 18) –  A Russell County woman is dead after a two-vehicle collision in Russell Springs. Another woman and an unrestrained toddler were airlifted from the scene.

The crash happened on Oct. 3 on KY 910.

Preliminary investigations indicate that Odellia Jones, age 88 of Russell Springs was operating a 1997 Lincoln town car westbound on KY 910 when she crossed the center line striking a 2003 Ford Expedition head-on; the driver, Felicia Hill, 29, of Russell Springs, along with toddler were airlifted to UK Hospital.

Jones was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Russell County Coroner.  Jones and Hill were wearing a seatbelt.  The toddler was not restrained.