He says he was attacked with a metal pipe while walking along a railroad, now police are searching for the person responsible.
Kentucky State Police say they received a call that David Collier had been assaulted and robbed while walking along CSX Drive in the Whitco community of Letcher County.
Collier was walking along a roadway when he says he was approached by a man, armed with pipe, who demanded money, and then beat him.
The suspect got away with the victim's wallet.
He's a white man, about 5'10, last seen wearing a camo jacket and a ski mask.
Collier was taken to the hospital to receive treatment for his injuries.
No arrests have been made at this time.