Southern Kentucky teen stabbed multiple times

RUSSELL COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Police are trying to figure out who stabbed a Southern Kentucky teenager, leaving him fighting for his life.

State Police say someone brought 18-year-old Travis Passmore to the Russell County Hospital after he was stabbed multiple times.

Police say Passmore was stabbed during a fight on Decatur and Spur Road, near Russell Springs.

Passmore, from Casey County, was airlifted to UK Hospital where he is listed in critical condition.

Police have not made any arrests in the case.

Join the Conversation!

To comment, the following rules must be followed:

  • No Obscenity, Profanity, Vulgarity, Racism or Violent Descriptions
  • No Negative Community Comparisons
  • No Fighting, Name-calling, or Personal Attacks
  • Multiple Accounts are Not Allowed
  • Stay on Story Topic

Comments may be monitored for inappropriate content, but the station is under no legal obligation to do so.
If you believe a comment violates the above rules, please use the Flagging Tool to alert a Moderator.
Flagging does not guarantee removal.

Multiple violations may result in account suspension.
Decisions to suspend or unsuspend accounts are made by Station Moderators.
Links require admin approval before posting.
Questions may be sent to Please provide detailed information.

powered by Disqus


6450 Papermill Drive Knoxville, TN 37919 Phone - (865) 450-8888; Fax - (865) 450-8869
Copyright © 2014 WVLT-TV Inc. - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 218975981 -
Gray Television, Inc.