TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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One killed in a collision on Bryant Ford Road in McCracken County
Date of News Release: 07/26/2011
(Hickory, Ky.) -- Shanna L. Thurston was traveling south on Bryant Ford Road when she veered off the left shoulder of the roadway. Ms. Thurston struck a tree on the driver's side of the vehicle before coming to final rest down an embankment. Mrs. Thurston was pronounced dead on the scene by Deputy Coroner Ryan Johnston. The investigation is continuing by Trooper Jason Clark. Kentucky State Police was assisted on the scene by McCracken County Sheriff's Department, Reidland-Farley Fire Department, Mercy Regional EMS, and the McCracken County Coroner's Office.