Logan Medlock Bio – Logan Medlock Wiki
Logan Medlock was hit and killed by a drunk driver overnight at around 12:40 AM on Sunday. KSP says a pickup truck was traveling north on Ky. 229 when it entered the intersection and collided with Officer Medlock’s patrol unit. His shift had begun at 6:00 PM on Saturday.
Logan Medlock was 26 years old.
DETAIL OF INCIDENCE:
A drunk driver T-boned a Kentucky patrol vehicle early Sunday morning, killing the London Police officer behind the wheel.
Kentucky State Police said that 26-year-old Logan Medlock, son of the city’s assistant police chief Randy Medlock, was pronounced dead on the scene by the Laurel County Coroner’s Office, according to WSAZ.
“Logan was an outstanding police officer,” said Police Chief Travis Dotson in an emotional statement on Sunday morning. “We are heartbroken. I want to thank KSP and the Sheriff’s Office for stepping up and helping us at this time.”
The pickup truck driver that hit Medlock, 36-year-old Casey Byrd from Oneida, Tennessee, has been charged with driving under the influence and murder of a police officer, Kentucky State Police said.
According to jail records, Byrd is being held on a $1 million bond and is due in court on Monday.