TFC Jay Thomas
Public Affairs Officer
Kentucky State Police
Post 1, Mayfield
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Paducah Man Injured in a DUI Collision on US 45N
Date of News Release: 02/18/2014
(Hickory, KY ) - Sean Baker was ramping onto the Jackson Purchase Parkway from US 45N. Witnesses stated Baker was traveling at a high rate of speed on the ramp and lost control of his vehicle causing it to overturn on the shoulder of the parkway. Baker sustained apparent minor injuries but refused EMS transport at the scene. He was then transported to Jackson Purchase Medical Center by Trooper Trey Green where he was admitted for his injuries. Baker was charged with DUI second offense (aggravated), possession of open alcoholic beverage container in a motor vehicle and failure of owner to maintain insurance 1st offense.