Master Trooper Joe Veeneman
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 8, Morehead
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DUI injury collision on KY 772 in Morgan County
Date of News Release: 04/11/2011
(Morehead, Ky.) -- On April 11, 2011, at 3:20 PM, Kentucky State Police Morehead received a call from West Liberty Police Department reporting an injury accident in the area of 1500 KY772, Ezel, KY. Trooper Charles Bolin responded to the scene. Tessa Fugett had been operating a 1996 Ford Explorer southbound on KY772 in Ezel, when she drove off the right hand side of the roadway striking a tree. Ms. Fugett was transported by Morgan County EMS to Morgan ARH for minor injuries. Ms. Fugett was released and cited for Operating a Motor Vehicle Under the Influence, Aggravated 1st Offense, Failure of Non Owner to Maintain Insurance 2nd Offense, and No Operators License. The accident remains under investigation by Trooper Charles Bolin.