TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Injury Collision on KY 945 in Graves County
Date of News Release: 06/01/2008
(Hickory, KY) - Donald Dotson was operating a 1998 Ford F150 southbound on KY945. He became drowsy and ran off the side of the roadway. Mr. Dotson overcorrected causing the truck to cross both lanes of traffic and run into a ditch. The vehicle came to final rest after striking a tree on the northbound side of the road. Carl Toon (passenger of Donald Dotson's vehicle) was transported by Graves County EMS to Western Baptist Hospital. Mr. Toon suffered minor injuries. The Graves County Sheriff's Department and Graves County EMS assisted Tpr Wommer at the scene. Investigation continues by Tpr Wommer.