TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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DUI Collision on KY 339 in Graves County
Date of News Release: 06/30/2010
(Hickory, Ky.) -- Marlana Santiago-Thomas was traveling east on KY 339 when she veered off the north side of the road traveling up an earth embankment causing her vehicle to overturn multiple times before striking an electric pole. Ms. Santiago-Thomas was ejected from the vehicle and sustained multiple injuries. Mayfield-Graves County EMS transported Ms. Santiago-Thomas from the scene to Jackson Purchase ER and she was immediately lifeflighted from there to Vanderbilt Hospital in Nashville, Tn. Ms. Santiago-Thomas was suspected of being DUI at the time of the collision and charges are pending. Trooper Nall was assisted at the scene by Trooper Trevor Pervine, Mayfield-Graves County EMS, and the Wingo Fire Department. The investigation continues by Trooper Nall.