TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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One killed in a collision on KY 444
Date of News Release: 10/17/2011
(Calloway County) -- Wesley Parr was traveling south on KY 444 when his vehicle dropped off the shoulder of the roadway. Mr. Parr then overcorrected and crossed into the northbound lane. Mr. Parr was unable to gain control of his vehicle causing him to travel back across the southbound lane before leaving the road and striking a tree. Mr. Parr was pronounced dead at the scene by the Calloway County Coroner, Rick Harris. Trooper Martin was assisted at the scene by Trooper Raymond Chambers, Trooper Jay Thomas, Murray-Calloway County EMS/Rescue, and the Calloway County Sheriff's Department.