Man Dies After Freak Accident

An eastern Kentucky man is dead after an accident in Rowan County.

State Police say Curtis Stephens, an employee of Jennings Septic Tank Service, was standing beside his truck Monday afternoon when it began to roll.

Police say when Stephens tried to jump into the cab to gain control of the vehicle, it rolled into a tree, causing him to be pinned between the door and the cab of the truck.

Stephens was pronounced dead at the scene.

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