James Mcpheron, 53, died following a collision with a tour bus on South Wilderness Road in Mount Vernon, Kentucky

Modified Date: 
Fri, 02/16/2024 - 6:12am
Accident Date: 
Tuesday, February 13, 2024

Man dies after car hits oncoming tour bus in Mt. Vernon

KSP said it happened at around 10:30 p.m. Tuesday on South Wilderness Road in Mount Vernon. According to authorities, 53-year-old James Mcpheron lost control and crossed the center lane, hitting an oncoming tour bus.

Kentucky State Police Investigates Fatal Collision in Rockcastle County

The preliminary investigation indicates a 2004 Toyota Rav4, operated by James M. Mcpheron, 53 years old of Mount Veron, KY, was traveling westbound on South Wildness Road when he lost control of his vehicle and veered into the path of a 1997 Vanhool (Tour Bus). The Bus was operated by Roger D. Miller 43 years old of Lancaster, Ky.

Type: Car Accident
Bus Accident
People Involved: 
James Mcpheron