Driver killed in Pike County rockslide

PIKE COUNTY, Ky. (WKYT) - Kentucky State Police are investigating a deadly crash in the Ferrells Creek community of Pike County. It happened on Tuesday afternoon.

Police say 55-year old Lawrence Fleenor of Prestonsburg, was driving on US 460 when the 2010 Jeep Wrangler he was operating struck a large boulder in the roadway. The boulder was in the roadway as a result of a rock slide that happened just prior to the crash.

Mr. Fleenor was transported to Pikeville Medical Center where he died.

The accident is still under investigation.

Comments are posted from viewers like you and do not always reflect the views of this station.
powered by Disqus


2851 Winchester Rd. Lexington, Ky 40509 859-299-0411 - switchboard 859-299-2727 - newsroom
Register for Email
RSS Feeds
Copyright © 2002-2015 - Designed by Gray Digital Media - Powered by Clickability 240276441 -
Gray Television, Inc.