KSP: Driver arrested after colliding with six vehicles

Dustin Brockman of Russell Springs accused of hitting 6 cars on Irvine Rd in Madison County DUI 4-21-16

RICHMOND, Ky. (WTVQ) – A Russell Springs man was arrested after colliding with six vehicles Thursday afternoon on KY 52 (Irvine Road) in Madison County, according to State Police. Investigators say 28-year old Dustin Brockman was under the influence when the pickup truck he was driving hit a half-dozen vehicles around 5:20 p.m.

State Police say Brockman was charged with 2 counts of Assault 1st, 7 counts of Wanton Endangerment 1st, DUI 1st Offense, Possession of Drug Paraphernalia and Failure to Produce Insurance Card. He was lodged in the Madison County Detention Center in Richmond.

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Investigators say two drivers Brockman collided with were taken to UK Hospital in Lexington with non-life threatening injuries. The accident victims were identified as 56-year old Brenda Smith of Irvine and 61-year old Garland Johnson of Irvine.

KY-52 (Irvine Road) was closed for three hours while the accident was investigated. It reopened at 8:30 p.m.