UPDATE-Kentucky State Police Investigates Fatal Collision on US 127 in Russell County
RUSSELL SPRINGS, Ky. (February 14, 2023) – Through the course of the investigation, Senior Trooper Weston Sullivan obtained an arrest warrant for Alex Fabian Lopez Entzin and he was charged with the following charges:
- Speeding 14 MPH over Limit
- No Operator’s License
- Operating Motor Vehicle under the Influence of Alcohol – 1st degree Aggravating Circumstance
- Failure to Give Oncoming Vehicle 1/2 of Highway
- Reckless Driving
Trooper Jacob Guffey of KSP Post 12 in Frankfort served the warrant and arrested Mr. Entzin on February 11, 2023. Mr. Entzin was lodged in the Fayette County Detention Center. The investigation continues by Senior Trooper Sullivan.
RUSSELL SPRINGS, Ky. (January 4, 2023) – On January 2, 2023 at approximately 5:47 P.M. CST, Kentucky State Police (KSP) Post 15 Troopers responded to a two-vehicle injury collision on US 127 in Russell County.
The preliminary investigation revealed that Alex Fabian Lopez Entzin, age 23 of Russell Springs, was traveling south on US 127 in a 2013 Ford Escape when he met a 2022 GMC Terrain traveling north on US 127. The two vehicles collided in a head-on manner on US 127. The GMC Terrain was being operated by Wanda Wethington, age 75 of Russell Springs.
Mrs. Wethington was pronounced deceased at the scene by the Russell County Coroner. Mr. Entzin was transported to University of Kentucky Hospital with life threatening injuries.
KSP Post 15 Troopers were assisted at the scene by the Russell County Sheriff’s Office, Russell County Fire and EMS, Russell County Rescue Squad, and Russell County Coroner. The collision remains under investigation by Trooper Weston Sullivan.