Kentucky Transportation Cabinet Employee Dies During Plowing Operations

Jan 24, 2016

A plow clearing snow in Graves County, Kentucky
Credit Kentucky Transportation Cabinet

A Kentucky Transportation Cabinet employee has died while plowing highways in Christian County, according to KYTC spokesman Keith Todd.

Todd identified the employee as Christopher Adams. Adams started his shift around midnight Saturday. Todd reports Adams had called his supervisor around 5:50 a.m. Saturday to report his plow had slid off KY 115.

Adams was found slumped over his seat and unresponsive by his supervisor.

Following a response from area paramedics, Adams was pronounced dead by the county coroner. AdamsĀ had worked for the cabinet for 16 years.