Man Loses Control Of ATV, Dies

A Pike County man is dead after a late night ATV accident.

Police say Jonathan Justice of Stopover was driving an ATV on Highway 194 in the Stopover community about 11:30 Saturday night when he lost control. They say he struck a guardrail and was thrown from the ATV. Justice was pronounced dead by Pike County Coroner Ernie Casebolt. He was not wearing a helmet.


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  • by Check Location: Drawer on Jul 8, 2008 at 07:33 PM
    we that live month to month ATVs is the only way we can ride cause gas is to high they are more to worrie about then an ATV
  • by Me Location: Stopover on Jul 8, 2008 at 09:33 AM
    johnathon was a good person,a great father.he will b sadly missed.My heart goes out to all who knew and loved him....
  • by Grover Location: Delaware on Jul 7, 2008 at 08:24 AM
    Over the holiday weekend I was in and around Phelps, Freeburn and Stopover it is amazing that more wasn't killed. The ATV and dirt bike riders go up the hollers to see how fast they can. They ride from sun up to all night. So many ride on the roads also. I am sorry for the family but it is a risk when you do things without thinking.
  • by JJ Location: Coon Creek on Jul 6, 2008 at 10:29 PM
    Was this man drinking as well?
  • by charles Location: lost creek on Jul 6, 2008 at 08:58 PM
    I need to get a job rember that ATVs dont kill people its the drivers my prayers go to the family
  • by Kirk on Jul 6, 2008 at 04:02 PM
    I was wondering when an ATV accident was going to happen this weekend. It never fails on a holiday weekend. And why would somebody be riding at 11:30 pm???

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