Federal Indictment in Deaths of Cyclists on Natchez Trace
TISHOMINGO, Miss. – A Tishomingo man has been indicted for a fatal August 6 wreck on the Natchez Trace.
Investigators said Donnie Sartain, 49, crossed the center line and hit a motorcycle just north of Pharr Mounds in Prentiss County. Killed were Gerard Nasult and Pauline Demeres, both of Canada.
Sartain was arrested on the scene for suspicion of DUI. A federal grand jury indicted him Wednesday on two counts of driving under the influence resulting in death, and two counts of negligent homicide/manslaughter.
So far, no trial date has been set.