Fatal Car Accident Leaves One Man Dead

A Pike county man is dead after an accident involving a coal truck this morning.
State Police say 44 year old Jody McCoy crossed the center line and hit a coal truck. Officers say the coal truck was fully loaded. McCoy was pronounced dead at the scene. The truck driver, 58 year old Joseph Stiltner, was not hurt. Traffic was backed up for miles while crews cleaned up the scene, but the road re-opened this afternoon.


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